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"But since you're asking me, I'll tell you my opinion: all cornbread is authentic, as long as it's good, hot, and made with love and fresh ingredients." -- Jeremy Jackson
Jeremy Jackson is an American author. He was born in Ohio, grew up on a farm in Missouri, and currently lives in Iowa City, Iowa. He is a graduate of Vassar College and the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa. He has written two novels, Life at These Speeds (2002), about a high school boy who finds his life through long-distance running and track, and In Summer (2004), with a similar premise, about a high school graduate caught between his adolescence and adulthood. The manuscript of Life at These Speeds won a James A. Michener/Copernicus Society of America Fellowship in 2000 and was later a seleciton for Barnes & Noble's Discover Great New Writers. Currently, the novel is being developed as a feature film starring Justin Long and Sam Rockwell.

Jackson has also written three cookbooks, The Cornbread Book (2003), Desserts That Have Killed Better Men Than Me (2004) and Good Day for a Picnic (2005). His recipes and food writing have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, and Food and Wine. The Cornbread Book was nominated for a James Beard Award.

Jeremy Jackson also writes young adult novels under the pseudonym Alex Bradley. Alex Bradley's first novel was "24 Girls in 7 Days" (2005), about a romantically challenged teenager who dates 24 girls in 7 days. His second novel was "Hot Lunch" (2007), about two high school girls who have to take over their school's hot lunch program as punishment for a food fight. Many young adults, as they are so put, have enjoyed these novels.

Jackson's website Jackson's cookbook publisher's website about him Jackson's website for his alias, Alex Bradley A long interview with Jackson, mostly on the topic of his novels.

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Total Books: 26
The Marketing Handbook for Financial Advisors A concise actionable guide for marketing your practice
I Will Not Leave You Comfortless A Memoir
St Austell Speedway
2006 - St Austell Speedway (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780752437897
ISBN-10: 0752437895
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Good Day for a Picnic  Simple Food That Travels Well
2005 - Good Day for a Picnic Simple Food That Travels Well (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060726805
ISBN-10: 0060726806
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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In Summer
2004 - In Summer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780312326425
ISBN-10: 0312326424
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Desserts That Have Killed Better Men Than Me
2004 - Desserts That Have Killed Better Men Than Me (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060527129
ISBN-10: 0060527129
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Life at These Speeds A Novel
2003 - Life at These Speeds a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312313661
ISBN-10: 0312313667
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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Life at These Speeds
2003 - Life at These Speeds (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781417635399
ISBN-10: 1417635398
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Cornbread Book A Love Story with Recipes
2003 - The Cornbread Book a Love Story with Recipes (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060096793
ISBN-10: 0060096799
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Champions 3 Another Collection of Motor-cycle Heroes in Profile Including Many British Champions Past and Present
Champions Take 2 Includes a Brief History of Motorcycle Sport
1997 - Champions Take 2 Includes a Brief History of Motorcycle Sport (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780952641926
ISBN-10: 0952641925
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Champions A Profile of the Westcountry Motorcycle Champions
1996 - Champions a Profile of the Westcountry Motorcycle Champions (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780952641919
ISBN-10: 0952641917
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Pebbles to Pounds
Pebbles to Pounds (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780901170033
ISBN-10: 0901170038
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Ice One Bruce Life and Times of Bruce Semmens
Ice One Bruce Life and Times of Bruce Semmens (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780952641902
ISBN-10: 0952641909
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Mighty Atom The Life and Times of Len Read
Mighty Atom the Life and Times of Len Read (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780952641957
ISBN-10: 095264195X
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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The Missouri Review Confessional
The Missouri Review Confessional [Spring/summer 2005] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781879758438
ISBN-10: 1879758431
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