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Jeanne Blasberg

Jeanne Blasberg is the author of EDEN: A Novel. The winner of the Beverly Hills Book Awards for Women's Fiction, and finalist for the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best New Voice in Fiction, and Sarton Women's Book Award for Historical Fiction, EDEN was released in May 2017 by She Writes Press.

After graduating from Smith College, Jeanne embarked on a career in finance. Even as she worked primarily with numbers, she always had an interest in writing. She has been an avid journaler throughout her life, eventually taking inspiration from her childhood writings to pen EDEN. She sits on the board of the Boston Book Festival and GrubStreet, one of the country’s pre-eminent creative writing centers. Her second novel, The Nine will be published by She Writes Press and released in August 2019. Jeanne and her husband split their time between Boston, MA and Westerly, RI. She loves to travel, play squash, ski, and enjoy the sunset over Little Narragansett Bay.

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