By day Rebecca Coffey is a science journalist, contributing to Scientific American,Discover, and Vermont Public Radio and various radio and internet outlets. By night she is a novelist and humorist. Hysterical: Anna Freud's Story was published in May 2014 from She Writes Press. In 2015 the American Library Association named in an "Over the Rainbow" book. Nietzsche's Angel Food Cake: And Other "Recipes" for the Intellectually Famished was published in October 2013 by Beck & Branch, Murders Most Foul and the School Shooters in our Midst in 2012 by Vook, and Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy in 1998 by the Sidran Press.