Hello and welcome to an exciting new post! Today I am taking part in the Random Things blog tour for The Book of Longings!
Many thanks to Anne as well as the author and publisher for my advanced copy of the book. Unfortunately I did have some issues with my copy which meant I was unable to finish it however what I did read was very promising and I will definitely be buying a copy to read as soon as possible so that I can see how it all turned out! So without further ado, let’s take a look at what this book is all about!
18th March 2021 I £8.99 I Paperback
‘One of my favourites’ Alicia Keys
‘Transporting, life-affirming, gripping. It is simply brilliant’ Mel Giedroyc
‘Fascinating . . . Clever, rebellious Ana is a memorable character’ The Times
‘Brilliant . . . Brava!” The Daily Mail
About the Author
Sue Monk Kidd is the author of The Secret Life of Bees, one of the most beloved novels of the 21st century. It spent 2.5 years on the New York Times bestseller list, and has sold over 8 million copies worldwide. It was long-listed for the Orange Prize (now the Women’s Prize for Fiction) and made into a film starring Sophie Okonedo, Alicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson. Sue’s subsequent novels, The Mermaid Chair, The Invention of Wings and now The Book of Longings, were all New York Times bestsellers. Sue is also the author of several non-fiction books including the New York Times bestseller Travelling with Pomegranates, co-written with her daughter Ann Kidd Taylor. Sue lives in Florida.