Karyn Langhorne is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a former law professor. No longer practicing law, she is now the host of the weekly talk show The Book Squad on WMET 1160 in the District of Columbia. When she’s not interviewing other authors, she writes. Her publications include articles on writing for Writers Digest and a weekly American Idol column (during show season) for a popular website, as well as several books of nonfiction, a dozen screenplays, and an off-Broadway play. She lives in the Washington, D.C., suburbs with her husband and two daughters.
I enjoyed reading this book. It brought out many different emotions; laughter, tears, anger, sadness and joy. I would definitely recommend this book.Published on September 16, 2012 by Debs
It took me a while to finish this one, but it was like a fine wine that had to be consumed and savored in small doses. Read morePublished on October 27, 2011 by Penelope53
After all the bad books I've read lately, "Diary of an Ugly Duckling" was such a breath of fresh air. Read morePublished on March 6, 2010 by D. Howard
I was quite impressed with this novel's storyline!!! I loved the way the author dealt with self-love/-hate... Read morePublished on September 5, 2008 by Ms. Kym
Thank you Ms. Langhorne for writing such a well rounded story. It was funny, painful, shocking, and simply interesting. I look forward to reading more of your work.Published on May 4, 2008 by Cosmic Girl
This was an excellent story of what it's like to perceive yourself as so ugly you'd do anything to change. Read morePublished on March 16, 2008 by Ruth Axtell
Honestly this book was basicially off the reality show "The Ugly Duckling!" Some of the events were just what the the reality show was airing on tv!!! Read morePublished on September 7, 2007 by It's me!
Diary of an Ugly Duckling was fascinating,incredible and ingenious. The story makes every reader do a self examination of what they have believed to be beautiful and what is not. Read morePublished on September 29, 2006 by Emma L. Hill