EIGHT GIRLS TAKING PICTURES

By Whitney Otto
ScribnerJune 2013
www.simonandschuster.com
whitneyotto.com

Trade Paperback384 pages, $16.00, ISBN: 9781451682724
Subject: Women's Lives / Art / Coming of Age

“Thoughtful, nuanced depictions of the complexity of women's lives...Eight Girls is a moving read about the pleasures and pangs that define the lives of women.”USA Today

“A rich ensemble novel...full of glamour and grit.”New York Times

“Otto’s photographers battle society’s denunciations and personal demons as they seek love, acceptance, success, and harmony. A visionary and distinctive look at the sacrifices and triumphs of daring women artists.”Booklist

“A lovely work of fiction…Otto mixes the personal histories of her subjects with their camera-eye view of the world to create an intriguing narrative.”Chicago Tribune







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