Barbara Leaming is the author of three New York Times bestsellers, most recently Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis. Leaming's previous book, Churchill Defiant, received The Emery Reves Award from the International Churchill Centre, and she is also the author of the groundbreaking biography, Jack Kennedy: The Education of a Statesman. Her articles have appeared in the NY Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, the Times of London and other periodicals. She lives in Connecticut.
"Strikingly original." --The Wall Street Journal "Evokes the luminous spirit of Kick Kennedy." --Vanity Fair "Candidly demystifies the life of one of the least-known Kennedys and vividly illuminates the complex world of British aristocracy." --Booklist