Fear of Flying

Fear of Flying

By Erica Jong; Maya Angelou (Introduction by); Erica Jong (Afterword by)

New American Library, Paperback, 9780451209436, 480pp.

Publication Date: November 4, 2003

Description
The 30th Anniversary special
Originally published in 1973, the ground-breaking, uninhibited story of Isadora Wing and her desire to fly free caused a national sensation and sold more than twelve million copies. Now, after thirty years, the iconic novel still stands as a timeless tale of self-discovery, liberation, and womanhood.



About the Author
Erica Jong is an award-winning poet, novelist, and essayist best known for her eight bestselling novels, including the international bestseller Fear of Flying. She is also the author of seven award-winning collections of poetry.

Maya Angelou est une poetesse afro-americaine nee le 4 avril 1928 a Saint Louis, Missouri (Etats-Unis). Auteur de memoires, elle est aussi actrice. Elle est une figure importante du mouvement americain pour les droits civiques.

Erica Jong is an award-winning poet, novelist, and essayist best known for her eight bestselling novels, including the international bestseller Fear of Flying. She is also the author of seven award-winning collections of poetry.


Praise For Fear of Flying

“Fearless and fresh.” —John Updike, The New Yorker


“A picaresque, funny, touching adventure of Isadora Wing… on the run from her psychoanalyst husband, in
quest of joy and her own true self.” —New York Review of Books

“Extraordinary…at once wildly funny and very wise.”
 —Los Angeles Times