Local JP Author Mindy Fried Presenting at Boston Book Festival About Memoir

Local Jamaica Plain author Mindy Fried will be speaking about her book, “Caring for Red: A Daughter’s Memoir,” at the Boston Book Festival on Oct. 28th.

Mindy Fried is a Jamaica Plain resident and author of “Caring for Red: A Daughter’s Memoir.”

Fried is participating in a “Readings: Memoir” session along with authors Jessica Berger Gross and Tova Mirvis from 2:30 to 3:15 pm. Christine Mastrangelo is host for the session.

Fried is a sociologist who writes “thoughtfully and compassionately about serving as her elderly father’s long-distance caregiver in her memoir ‘Caring for Red,’ which tells her father’s colorful life story and also offers fellow caregivers strength and practical advice.”

Click here for a full schedule of the Boston Book Festival from Oct. 26 through Oct. 28.