Molly Jong-Fast is the author of Normal Girl (Villard 2000), Girl, Maladjusted (Villard 2004), and The Social Climber’s Handbook (Villard May 2011).  She has written for many newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, Harpers Bazaar, W Magazine, Cosmo, The Times (UK), and Marie Claire.  She lives in Manhattan.  She is married to a recovering academic. They have three very small children, all of whom like to talk to her when she is on the phone.