JULIE ROSS and JUDY CORCORAN are the authors of <em>Joint Custody With a Jerk: Raising a Child With an Uncooperative Ex</em> (St. Martin's 2011)<br />
JULIE A. ROSS, M.A., is the executive director of Parenting Horizons, an organization devoted to enriching children's lives through parent and teacher education. She is the author of three books, including <em>How to Hug a Porcupine: Negotiating the Prickly Points of the Tween Years</em> and Practical Parenting for the 21st Century: The Manual You Wish Had Come With Your Child</em>. She leads parenting workshops nationwide and lives in New York City with her husband, daughter and son. <br />
JUDY CORCORAN is a writer, editor and marketing copywriter at MagazineMarketers.com. She is the author of three books, including <em>Joint Custody with a Jerk: Raising a Child with an Uncooperative Ex</em> and <em>The Concise Guide to Magazine Marketing: Tips, Tools and Best Practices</em>. She is a single parent and both she and her daughter live in New York City.