Fannie: The Talent for Success of Writer Fannie Hurst (Times Books/Random House, 1999)

Fannie: The Talent for Success of Writer Fannie Hurst

In the first half of the twentieth century, Fannie Hurst was known as much for the startling particulars of her extraordinary life as for writing stories that penetrated the human heart. Hers is the story of a Jewish girl from the Middle West turned dynamic celebrity author, the kid down the street who spoke her dreams out loud and then managed to fulfill every one of them. continue reading