A Girl Walks into a Book

What the Brontës Taught Me about Life, Love, and Women’s Work

a girl walks into a book

A skillful and engrossing blend of the author’s own coming-of-age story alongside her exploration of the Brontë sisters’ lives and works.

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$16.99 USD
May 2017
320 pages
5.5" x 8.25"
First Edition
Trade Paper Original

Print Edition

ISBN: 9781580056571

Ebook Edition

ISBN: 9781580056588

A Girl Walks into a Book

What the Brontës Taught Me about Life, Love, and Women’s Work

By Miranda K. Pennington

$16.99 USD, Trade Paper Original, May 2017

A Girl Walks Into a Book is a candid and emotional love affair that braids criticism, biography and literature into a quest that helps us understand the place of literature in our lives; how it affects and inspires us.

About Miranda K. Pennington

Miranda K. Pennington is a life-long Brontë enthusiast whose work has appeared on The Toast, The American Scholar online, The Ploughshares blog, and The Catapult Podcast. She has been a writing consultant and University Writing Instructor at Columbia University, where she also received her MFA in creative nonfiction. Pennington has also taught academic writing at Touro College, SUNY Empire State, and the LEDA institute; she has led creative writing workshops for the AmpLit festival and Uptown Stories, a Washington Heights-based nonprofit. A Girl Walks Into a Book is her first book.