Patty Friedmann is the author of Side Effects, Secondhand Smoke, Eleanor Rushing, and Odds, all currently in print, and of The Exact Image of Mother (Viking 1991) and Too Smart to Be Rich (New Chapter 1988). She lives in New Orleans and last year was writer-in-residence at Tulane University. Patty has reviewed for Publishers Weekly, Brightleaf, Short Story, and the Times-Picayune, and her short stories have appeared in Short Story, LaLit, Xavier Review, and elsewhere. Stage productions under the direction of Carl Walker are The Accidental Jew and Lovely Rita. In 2003 she has been included in The Great American Writers Cookbook and Christmas Stories from Louisiana. She has two children, Esme and Werner.
Listed here are Patty's available books.