I enjoyed the book so much. It is well-written and researched. I became even more fond of Flannery O'Connor as I read this book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by medievalReader
I bought and read this book when it came out. I then decided not to write a review. I have now reread it and think I can write a review of sorts. Read morePublished 10 months ago by N. Ravitch
I really enjoyed this birth-to-death biography of Flannery O'Connor. I was introduced to O'Connor in my college writing classes by the matchless Dr. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Andrew Gilmore
Find her books interesting. Grew up in the "south", but not too far south, so some stories are definitely recognized.Published 13 months ago by willie b
I purchased this as a gift for a very dear friend...she enjoys reading all things Flannery! I'm waiting to hear how she likes this one!Published 18 months ago by Amazon Customer
I remember reading Wise Blood: A Novel and some of O'Connor's stories when I was in grad school, back in 1969-70. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Timothy J. Bazzett
This is an extradinary biography -- well written, informative and inciteful. A page-turner. A must-have for Flannery O'Connor affectionatos. Craig AndersonPublished on May 13, 2013 by Stephanie Anderson
Gooch thoroughly and artfully describes O'Connor's upbringing, family, education, literary style, work habits, literary friendships, and the real-life observations and situations... Read morePublished on March 24, 2013 by James G. Bruen Jr.