Jennifer B. McDonald
Jennifer B. McDonald

Jennifer B. McDonald, formerly an editor at the New York Times Book Review, is a writer and editor based in Chicago.

Books
July 10 2014 1:29 PMWalkaboutA woman leaves her husband for New Zealand in Catherine Lacey’s moving first novel.
Books
Feb. 6 2014 10:02 AMThe Air Up ThereDiane Johnson’s memoir about “flyover” country seems to suffer from altitude sickness.
  Slate Plus
Politics
May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
  Health & Science
Science
May 22 2015 1:14 PM Raindrops Are Mathematically Impossible Discover why every drop of rain is a minor mathematical miracle.