Laurel Lee has the kind of faith and spirit that helps her triumph under any circumstances ... -- Po Wong, Bookideas.com, June 2004
[A] gentle spirit that kept her free of either pride or despair. TAPESTRY is testimony to her beautiful soul." -- Brad Miner, Executive Editor of American Compass and author of THE COMPLEAT GENTLEMAN: The Modern Man's Guide to Chivalry --
[A]n exquisite book! Her honesty, humor, and the clarity of soul shine through this work. I'm in awe of her. -- Sue Grafton, author of the Kinsey Millhone Mysteries
[T]he compelling personal story of Laurel Lee and her literary "rags to riches" life story.Highly recommended and inspirational reading. -- The Midwest Book Review, The Bookwatch, Summer 2004
From the Publisher
Nearly a half million copies of these books were sold in the United States and throughout fifty other countries.
Laurels popularity as both a writer and a speaker propelled her into world-wide travel, adventure and challenge.
Now, this eloquent and captivating author brings us Tapestry: The Journey of Laurel Lee. Tapestry is entire life of this rags to riches Cinderella of literature. The book contains over sixty photos of Laurel and her children and over ninety drawings done by her. It is a hard-to-put-down book and will captivate both those who have followed
Laurel through the years and those who are just now introduced to her.
(Special Note: Laurel survived cancer twice as a young woman. On August 10th, 2004, Laurel Lee passed away after having fought a long hard battle against Pancreatic Cancer. She was 58 years old.)