For appearances (related to GOOD BOY, dogs & gender): Christine Mykithyshyn at Macmillan Publicity:)

For appearances (related to SHE’S NOT THERE and other gender, human rights & education issues:)
Kathryn Santora at Penguin Random House:

For press inquires:
Kris Dahl at ICM

For information about Long Black Veil, She’s Not There, I’m Looking Through You, or Stuck in the Middle With You:

To contact Jenny directly:


Love will prevail.

Winter, 2021 

Jenny Boylan is the author of 16 books, a Trustee of PEN America, and the Anna Quindlen Writer in Residence at Barnard College of Columbia University.

My column currently appears on the opinion page of the New York Times on the first Wednesday of the month. Links to those columns are below, and on the “media” page.

My newest book, GOOD BOY: My Life in 7 Dogs, is available from Celadon/Macmillan, both hardcover and as an audiobook.


GOOD BOY: My Life in 7 Dogs

–a “Book of the Year,” Publishers’ Weekly.

Time Won’t Let Me Wait That Long
- by Jennifer Boylan

A visit to a clock repair store provides a lesson in living in 2020. My NYT column for 12/09/20.

I Remember When Rock Was Young
- by Jennifer Boylan

What the music of Elton John meant to a closeted teenager in 1970. My NYT column for 11/25/70

The Long Shadow of the Reagan Years.
- by Jennifer Boylan

How 1980 brought us to 2020.  A memory of leaving home, and the month the country changed. My NYT column…

It’s Not Easy Being an Optimist in Maine
- by Jennifer Boylan

We have late-spring storms and high-stakes Senate races. But we also have lobster and Patty Griffin.