Molly McCaffrey

September 20, 2011 • Win a Nook, Kindle, or iPad!

My husband, novelist David Bell, is offering readers a chance to win a Nook, Kindle, and an iPad if they pre-order his new book, Cemetery Girl, before it is released on October 4th. For more info, visit his website,, or his giveaway page on Facebook.


September 11, 2011 • A song for a quiet day: "The Sound of Silence"

Paul Simon, possibly my favorite recording artist of all time, sang "The Sound of Silence" at Ground Zero this morning. I met Simon when I was twenty-one, and he still inspires me all these years later. It is a dream of mine to some day write something as powerful as this song. 


August 21, 2011 • The Whip It Launch Party

Friday night's launch party for How To Survive Graduate School & Other Disasters at Greener Groundz Cafe was a huge success! Thanks to everyone who showed up to offer their support, and a special word of appreciation to Molly Kerby for hosting us and to Kristie Lowry, Dawn Bolton, and Larry Fiehn who all took some amazing photos (one of which I've included below).

Molly reading at the launch party for HOW TO SURVIVE.

Friday, August 19, 2011 • Bowling Green, Kentucky


August 19, 2011 • The launch party is tonight!

The launch party for How To Survive Graduate School & Other Disasters is tonight at Greener Groundz Cafe in Bowling Green, Kentucky! Hope to see all of my BG peeps there!


August 3, 2011 • now live

The new website is up! A big thanks to my talented web designer, Kara Thurmond, for all of her hard work! While you're here, be sure to look at the special features for How To Survive Graduate School & Other Disasters—especially the book playlist and trailer on the right. Also, if you're in grad school or even thinking about going to grad school somewhere down the line, I've put together a list of fifty tips for surviving grad school