About Sue Monk Kidd
Sue Monk Kidd was raised in the small town of Sylvester, Georgia, a place that deeply influenced the writing of her first novel The Secret Life of Bees. An award-winning and international bestselling author, Kidd also authored The Invention of Wings and The Mermaid Chair, as well as several acclaimed memoirs, including Traveling with Pomegranates and The Dance of the Dissident Daughter. Her new novel, The Book of Longings was published on April 21, 2020.
Praise for Sue's Books
“The Book of Longings is not just an extraordinary novel, but one with lasting power...an epic masterpiece that is a triumph of insight and storytelling..”
“It is impossible to read this book and not come away thinking differently about our status as women and about all the unsung heroines… A tour de force.”
Oprah Winfrey, O The Oprah Magazine
“It’s hard to put this book down for little things like sleeping and eating.”
“Maybe it’s true that there are no perfect books, but I closed this one believing that I had found perfection.”