A practicing psychotherapist, she is the author of the young adult novel Easy and the newly released, Loose Girl: A Memoir of Promiscuity.
Invited by Powells.com to "[r]ecommend five or more books on a single subject of personal interest or expertise," she came up with:
Five Great Books about Teenage Girls and Sex (in no way an exhaustive list)Read the interview from which this list is drawn.
The Only Girl in the Car by Kathy Dobie
Towelhead by Alicia Erian
Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison
Promiscuities by Naomi Wolf
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
Visit Kerry Cohen's website and her blog.