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. She is currently at work on her fourth novel, The Book of Longings.
Praise for Sue's Books
“It is impossible to read this book and not come away thinking differently about our status as women and about all the unsung heroines who played a role in getting us to where we are… A tour de force.”
Oprah Winfrey, O The Oprah Magazine
“Maybe it’s true that there are no perfect books, but I closed this one believing that I had found perfection.”
“It’s hard to put this book down for little things like sleeping and eating.”