Kaylie Jones is the author of the memoir, Lies My Mother Never Told Me (2009). Her novels include A Soldier’s Daughter Never Cries, which was a Merchant Ivory Film in 1998; Celeste Ascending (2001); Speak Now (2004); The Anger Meridian (2015). She has written for The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Paris Review, Salon, among others.
Kaylie in two MFA programs, at Wilkes University and SUNY Stony Brook/Southampton. Her latest endeavor is her imprint with Akashic Books, Kaylie Jones Books, a writer’s collective in which the authors play a fundamental role in their own publishing process.