Jodi Daynard

About me

Jodi Daynard’s most recent publication is The Midwife’s Revolt, which Publishers Weekly has called “a charming, unexpected, and decidedly different take on the Revolutionary War.” Her stories and essays have been widely published (New York Times Book Review, The Paris Review, Agni, Other Voices, Fiction, Harvard Review, New England Review) and nominated for a number of prices, including the Pushcart Prize and Best American Essays. She has taught writing at Harvard University, M.I.T., and Emerson College.

From my website

Book Club Questions

Someone on Goodreads recently asked about book club questions, and so I am providing some questions I like personally, for clubs that are reading The Midwife’s Revolt. Enjoy! 1. What does TMR reveal about the lives of women during the American Revolution? 2. According to TMR, what was the role of the midwife’s…

Bear with us while we renovate…

Dear readers: So sorry that this website was displaying designer handbags for awhile. The site was hijacked by some losers and we are still working to reinstate its original look and feel.  Please bear with us while we work on the site!

Midwife in its first week – a bestseller

The Midwife’s Revolt was launched last Tuesday, April 7th. Since then, it has ranked #2, #3, and #4 in several of Amazon’s categories, including Literary/Historical Fiction and other categories.

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