A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (Paperback)

By Kaylie Jones

Akashic Books, 9781888451467, 203pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2003

List Price: 15.95*
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Every page is a joy."--Sue Harrison, Self Magazine

." . . discerning, brightly written . . . Highly recommended."--Library Journal

With a brand new author's introduction and a previously unpublished chapter. The inspiration for the Merchant Ivory film starring Kris Kristofferson and Barbara Hershey, a rich and poignant family story from the daughter of novelist James Jones (From Here to Eternity). Based on the author's early years in Paris with her famous father.

About the Author

Kaylie Jones is the author of five novels, including Celeste Ascending and A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries, which was released as a Merchant Ivory film in 1998. Jones's novels have been translated into many languages including German, French, Japanese, and Italian. She lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.