Tag: Jericho

Hoosier Author?

Meet Ann McMan I don’t write romance novels. Generally. At least, not in the traditional ways that seem to define this subset of the lesfic genre. Although it’s true that my first novel, Jericho, has been defined by some as a romance. But to many others, Jericho falls more into some kind of gray area …

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Ann McMan Gets Her First 69

It’s the one I’ve always waited for. Although, everyone told me that when it finally happened, it would be stickier and involve cab fare. Still…I don’t feel inclined to complain. The online magazine Autostraddle has just released its list of  the “100 Best Lesbian Fiction & Memoir Books of All Time”—and Jericho made the cut, …

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A rose by any other name…

I don’t have kids. I have dogs. Four of them. And two cats. But no kids. So I can only guess at what it must be like for parents on that first day of school, when they trundle their little Mini-Me’s out of bed, pack up their lunches, zip up their jackets, and march them out …

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BREAKING NEWS Readers everywhere fell in love with Syd, Maddie, David, Michael, and the irrepressible Roma Jean Freemantle in Ann McMan’s 2011 bestseller, Jericho. Now, return to the tiny mountain town in the long-awaited sequel, Aftermath. Over the past eighteen months, Syd, Maddie, and little Henry have become a family, and things are going surprisingly well for …

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The Jericho Jive, Part II: Hot Wings and Hooters

Lately, I’ve been getting lots of email from folks asking me for status updates on Aftermath, the sequel to Jericho. And I want to assure everyone who’s waiting on it (especially everyone who is NOT C.A. Casey, my editor) that I’m writing as fast as I can. The book is more than halfway finished—and I …

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Dust In the Wind

I’m in my 50s, and I had a seminal experience yesterday. Understand that at this advanced age, it’s hard for any experience to reach the threshold of “seminal.” I mean…by now, I’ve pretty much got a shell that’s about as impervious to penetration as the ones that come on those organic eggs. And by the …

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