A Reading and Conversation: Catherine Newman ‘90



Amherst College (College street, Amherst, MA 01002, Amherst MA)

Creative Writing Center Fall Reading SeriesCatherine Newman is the author of the memoirs Catastrophic Happiness and Waiting for Birdy, the middle-grade novel One Mixed-Up Night, and the best-selling how-to books for kids How to Be a Person and What Can I Say?, and co-author, with Nicole Blum, of the kids’ craft book Stitch Camp. She edits the non-profit kids' cooking magazine ChopChop, has written the etiquette column for Real Simple magazine for 10 years, and is a regular contributor to the New York Times, O, The Oprah Magazine, Cup of Jo, and many other publications.