Anne Morrow Lindbergh by Susan Hertog
Her Life

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews



An illuminating portrait of Anne Morrow Lindbergh--loyal wife, devoted mother, pioneering aviator, and critically acclaimed author of the bestselling Gift from the Sea.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh has been one of the most admired women and most popular writers of our time. Her Gift from the Sea is a perennial favorite. But the woman behind the public person has remained largely unknown. Drawing on five years of exclusive interviews with Anne Morrow Lindbergh as well as countless diaries, letters, and other documents, Susan Hertog now gives us the woman whose triumphs, struggles and elegant perseverance riveted the public for much of the twentieth century.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

About Susan Hertog

See more books from this Author
Susan Hertog was born in New York City and graduated from Hunter College. After earning her M.F.A. from Columbia University, she became a freelance journalist and photographer. She is the author of one previous book, Anne Morrow Lindbergh: Her Life. She lives in Manhattan with her family.
Published May 6, 2010 by Anchor. 610 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Professional & Technical, History. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

(Charles was an early and enthusiastic proponent of eugenics.) In prose often precious, Hertog strives mightily to portray Anne as a gifted woman caught in the amber of convention, but another Anne emerges instead—a woman of wealth and leisure, an arrogant, deeply self-centered woman, racist and ...

| Read Full Review of Anne Morrow Lindbergh : Her Life

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

""My life began when I met Charles Lindbergh,"" wrote Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

| Read Full Review of Anne Morrow Lindbergh : Her Life

Reader Rating for Anne Morrow Lindbergh

An aggregated and normalized score based on 54 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review