Books by Elizabeth Kendall

BALANCHINE AND THE LOST MUSE by Elizabeth Kendall
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 11, 2013

"The ballet students barely survived through the civil war, foraging for food, burning furniture for heat, searching for venues and always dancing. Kendall's great success is her illustration of the profound love and devotion of these dancers for their art."
It's remarkable that so many great dancers and choreographers came out of repressive, revolutionary Russia. This book is the story of how and why. Read full book review >
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A WARDROBE by Elizabeth Kendall
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2008

"Exquisitely detailed but at times numbing fashion memoir that seems determined to hold readers at a distance."
Kendall (American Daughter: Discovering My Mother, 2000, etc.) tells her clothing-centric life story in her wardrobe's voice. Read full book review >
AMERICAN DAUGHTER by Elizabeth Kendall
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2000

" Using the best of her critical and scholarly faculties, Kendall achieves the alchemical: part family chronicle, part social history, and wholly transcendent intellectual memoir. (Author tour)"
The absorbing dual memoir of a daughter, who was born too late to be a housewife and her mother, who was born too soon to be a feminist. Read full book review >