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Charlene Giannetti

Charlene Giannetti, editor of Woman Around Town, is the recipient of six awards from the New York Press Club for articles that have appeared on the website. A graduate of Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Charlene began her career working for a newspaper in Pennsylvania, then wrote for several publications in Washington, covering environment and energy policy. In New York, she was an editor at Business Week magazine and her articles have appeared in many newspapers and magazines including the New York Times. She is the author of 11 non-fiction books, eight for parents of young adolescents written with Margaret Sagarese, including "The Roller-Coaster Years," "Cliques," and "Boy Crazy." She and Margaret have been keynote speakers at many events and have appeared on the Today Show, CBS Morning, FOX News, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, and many others. Charlene divides her time between homes in Manhattan and Alexandria, Virginia. Her new book is "Parenting in a Social Media World."

Posts by Charlene Giannetti:

John Feffer Hopes His Interrogation
Will Jolt Us Out of Our Complacency
, Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Unbroken: Laura Hillenbrand’s Story of Survival, Sunday, July 6th, 2014

Alafair Burke’s All Day and A Night:
Unearthing Long Buried Secrets
, Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Jersey Boys, The Film – More Drama, Less Music, Friday, June 20th, 2014

Mike Isabella’s G Restaurant – Sandwich Shop By Day, Tasting Menu By Night, Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Lisa Scottoline’s Keep Quiet, Sunday, June 15th, 2014

Supermensch – Super Agent, Super Friend, Super Life?, Friday, June 13th, 2014

Jeffrey Deaver’s The Skin Collector
A Tattoo Artist Runs Amuck
, Monday, June 9th, 2014