Jane Isenberg’s most recent novel, THE BONES AND THE BOOK (Oconee Spirit Press), is the 2013 Willa Award winner in the original softcover fiction category.
Previously she wrote THE BEL BARRETT MYSTERY SERIES (Avon/HarperCollins).
Her first book, a memoir titled GOING BY THE BOOK, (Bergin & Garvey) won the James N. Britton Prize.
Jane earned degrees from Vassar College, Southern Connecticut State College, and New York University. She taught English for nearly forty years, first in high school and later in community college. Now retired from teaching, she writes in Issaquah, Washington where she lives with her husband Phil Tompkins.
I spoke with her by phone from her home.
The Bones and the Book
by Jane Isenberg
Oconee Spirit Press, 2013