Jessica Shattuck lives with her husband and three children in Brookline, MA.
Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Glamour, Open City, The Tampa Review, and The Sun among other publications.
Her nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times, Mother Jones, Wired, The Believer Magazine, and The Boston Globe.
Her novel, The Hazards of Good Breeding was
a New York Times Notable Book, a Boston Globe best book of the year, and a finalist for the 2003 PEN/Winship Award. She was the winner of The Frank O’Connor Short Story Contest