PRETTY MUCH SCREWED: A Novel (Berkley Books, 2015)
LOLA KNOWS A LOT (HarperCollins Children's, 2016)
POPPY LOUISE IS NOT AFRAID OF ANYTHING (forthcoming from Random House Children’s)
I’VE STILL GOT IT… I JUST CAN’T REMEMBER WHERE I PUT IT: Awkwardly True Tales from the Far Side of Forty (Berkley Books, 2014)
IF IT WAS EASY, THEY'D CALL THE WHOLE DAMN THING A HONEYMOON (Berkley Books, 2011)
Jenna McCarthy reaches more than 10 million readers through her regular contributions to Self, Ladies’ Home Journal, More.com, and BettyConfidential.com, and over the past two decades she has written for more than 50 magazines.
Born in New York and raised in Florida, she is a graduate of Florida State University where she earned a degree in advertising with a minor in French. She has held staff writer/editor positions in New York and Los Angeles (Seventeen, Mademoiselle, and Shape) with leading publishers including CondeNast Publications, Primedia Inc. (formerly K-III Communications Corp.), and Weider Publications. She and her husband live with their two daughters in Santa Barbara, California.