A Memoir of Childhood, War and an African Farm
By Lauren St John
(Scribner, Hardcover, 9780743286794, 288pp.)
Publication Date: April 17, 2007
Lauren St John was born in Gatooma, Rhodesia, now Kadoma, Zimbabwe, in December 1966. After studying journalism in Africa, she moved to London, where she was for many years golf correspondent to The Sunday Times. She is the author of several books on sports, the biography Hardcore Troubadour: The Life and Near Death of Steve Earle, and one children's novel, The White Giraffe.