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Jean Thompson will read from her new novel at the Carmel Clay Public Library Fundraiser, Ritz Charles Event Center, Carmel, IN, October 18 and 19.

Jean's essay on the end of her 2001 Saturn, "All Things Come to an End. Even My 2001 Saturn" appeared in the March 20, 2016, edition of the New York Times.

Jean Thompson will read from her new novel and will be in conversation with Beth Finke at Women and Children First Books, 5233 N. Clark, Chicago, IL, October 11 at 7 pm.

Readers loved the excerpt from The Witch and Other Tales Re-Told on the "Read It Forward" Web site. The winners got copies of the book and readers gave their comments on how much they loved the excerpt. Read about it here.


Jean Thompson will read from her new novel at Heartland Fall Forum, Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, Minneapolis, MN on October 4, 2018.

The Web site BookPage talks about Jean Thompson's new collection The Witch and Other Tales Re-Told. Read it here.


Jean Thompson review's Malinda McCollum's short story collection The Surprising Place in the New York TimesRead the Review.

Jean shares her insight into re-telling old tales and ponders the importance of classic tales for children in this article for Read it here.


Jean was interviewed for Book Club Babble about her latest novel, She Poured Out Her Heart. Read the interview.

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