Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Jeannette Walls profile

The author of The Glass Castle, and the soon-to-be-published Half Broke Horses (which will appear in Select Editions) is profiled by Publishers Weekly.

PW: Jeannette Walls says the first time she read the finished version of her bestselling memoir, The Glass Castle (Scribner, 2006), “I was like, 'Dang, I got a weird life! Nobody's going to be able to relate to this! Everybody's going to think I'm just a poor white trash loser.' But the shocking—and gratifying—thing was how many people have understood what I was trying to say.” More...

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