Books by Alexandra Styron

YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"The best social justice guidebook we've seen in some time—but still disappointingly imperfect. (table of contents, glossary, resources) (Nonfiction. 12-18) "
Styron (Reading My Father, 2011, etc.) encourages teens to take change-making into their own hands in this engaging, approachable, and informative handbook. Read full book review >
READING MY FATHER by Alexandra Styron
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 19, 2011

"A tender and tragic remembrance, though mainly of interest to the author's most devoted fans."
William Styron's daughter recalls her love-hate relationship with the literary lion. Read full book review >
ALL THE FINEST GIRLS by Alexandra Styron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 4, 2001

"Despite many gorgeous turns of phrase and Styron's masterful use of Caribbean dialect, All the Finest Girls is undone by labored plotting and the sulky narrator-heroine's lack of self-awareness—not to mention plain old awareness."
Disappointing debut fiction from the daughter of William Styron: the story of a poor little rich girl who realizes that her beloved black nanny had a life outside her family's palatial Connecticut home. Read full book review >