Jacquelyn Mitchard

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Birthday
10, 1956
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
10, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

An American author and journalist, she is best known for her 1996 novel The Deep End of the Ocean. Her other works include Cage of Stars, Second Nature-A Love Story, and No Time to Wave Goodbye.

Before Fame

She worked as a lifestyle columnist for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Trivia

Her novel, The Deep End of the Ocean, was the first selection for Oprah's Book Club.

Family Life

She grew up in Chicago, Illinois as the daughter of a plumber and a store clerk. With her husband, Dan Allegretti, she had three children.

Associated With

The Deep End of the Ocean was made into a film starring Michelle Pfeiffer.