The American Inspiration author series presents the bestselling author of "Drowning Ruth" and her latest work, "Bonnie," featuring one of America’s most enigmatic and notorious women.
In this suspenseful, gorgeously detailed novel, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author vividly evokes the life of Bonnie Parker, her fascinating love affair with Clyde Barrow, and their infamous, on-the-run partnership in crime. Born in a small town in western Texas, Bonnie was a natural performer and a star student. She dreamed of being a movie star, singer, or poet. Schwarz follows Bonnie from this promising start to her final month of shoot-outs and desperate car chases through Depression-era America. In conversation with witty Sandra Tsing Loh, Schwarz will explore such topics as turning life into story, women’s struggles to make their dreams reality, and the promise and pitfalls of Christmas; unpacking scenes from the novel and more.