Book Reviews

Ready for Air

Kate Hopper's memoir of her daughter's premature birth--Ready for Air--has finally arrived. And it...is...luminous. On the Brevity Blog, Hopper describes her difficult, ten-year journey to publication. The manuscript of Ready for Air was rejected over and over, by both agents and editors. Many of them complained that the book was "too dark." Even once she completely rewrote it, it garnered… Continue reading Ready for Air