The Blind Pig is an autobiographical novel about a young blind woman in a world that is not her own. It is also a coming of age tale that explores the decision-making process that young women take on when they become aware of the potential for love and romance.The story begins with a 19 year old Jenny preparing for her own wedding to a man she has never met. Her father, an old army general, is retiring and she will be moving to Chicago as soon as
"A superb, humorous, extraordinary book."--J. D. Salinger"The Blind Pig is a great book. You will love it."--David Sedaris"This book is marvelous in every way. It is so unique and funny that I can't imagine anyone enjoying it more than I did."--Ronna Burger, M.D., author of "The Natural Diet Cookbook" and "The Bird's Nest Diet Cook
"A delightfully dark, darkly humorous tale of a young woman who gets her wish for a dear friend. A must read." - Cassandra Clare"This book was a delight to read...a real page turner." - Juliet Marillier
I needed to write a literature review about The Blind Pig and Crank books. I read The Blind Pig with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Elizabeth Dougherty is a wonderful writer.