Writer Catherine Newman

Catherine Newman


Catherine Newman is the author of the books Waiting for Birdy (Penguin) and the forthcoming Field Guide to Catastrophic Happiness (Little, Brown, 2016), and of the blog Ben & Birdy. She is the etiquette columnist at Real Simple, edits the nonprofit kids' cooking magazine ChopChop, and writes regularly for O and FamilyFun, among other magazines. She lives with her family in Amherst, Mass.