Jenny Crusie was born in Wapakoneta, a small Ohio town on the banks of the Auglaize River. She graduated from Wapakoneta High School and earned her bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in Art Education. She married in 1971 and lived briefly in Wichita Falls until her Air Force husband was transferred to Dayton, […]

Reader FAQs

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Writer FAQs

Where do you come up with the ideas for your stories? They come out of the nowhere into the here. The Girls in the Basement send them up. I just listen and type. Do you write with an audience in mind? Well, me. I have to like it first. Then I think “smart, open-minded women.” […]


Novels Maybe This Time, St. Martin’s Press: August 2010 Wild Ride, St. Martin’s Press: March 2010 † Dogs and Goddesses, St. Martin’s Press: February 2009 § Agnes and the Hitman, St. Martin’s Press: August 2007 † The Unfortunate Miss Fortunes, St. Martin’s Press: June 2007 ‡ Don’t Look Down, St. Martin’s Press: April 2006 † […]