Julia MacDonnell's fiction has been published in many literary magazines, and her story "Soy Paco" was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her journalism has appeared in "The Boston Globe," the New York "Daily News," and the "Columbia Journalism Review," among other publications. A tenured professor at Rowan University, she is the nonfiction editor of "Philadelphia Stories." "Mimi Malloy, At Last!" is her first novel in twenty years.