Melinda Rainey Thompson

Melinda Rainey Thompson is the author of the bestselling SWAG: Southern Women Aging Gracefully and The SWAG Life. Her most recent book, I Love You—Now Hush (cowritten with Morgan Murphy), was a 2010 ForeWord Reviews’ Book of the Year winner and a 2011 Benjamin Franklin Award finalist, both in the Humor category. She lives in Homewood, Alabama.

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“Ms. Thompson focuses her keen eye, sharp pen, and exasperated sense of humor on the familiar, everyday madness of raising teenagers. . . . Ms.