Rebecca Skloot

@RebeccaSkloot

Author of NYTimes Bestselling book THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS (aka #HeLa), soon an Oprah/Alan Ball/HBO film. Writes for NYTMag, O Mag. Animal person.

Just got the cover for my book (BOOK COVER! book cover book cover BOOK COVER!)

Views 392

2530 days ago

Just got the cover for my book (BOOK COVER! book cover book cover BOOK COVER!)

5 Comments

Realtime comments disabled

trancedevo 2529 days ago

and yet one can still sometimes see HeLa attributed to Helen Lane, which I believe was used initially to protect Henrietta's anonymity.

RebeccaSkloot 2530 days ago

They're excited about it. After 10 years, they can't believe it's actually coming out. They tease me about that regularly.

sciencegoddess 2530 days ago

Well, you've done good! :-)

RebeccaSkloot 2530 days ago

They're excited about it. After 10 years, they can't believe it's actually coming out. They tease me about that regularly.

sciencegoddess 2530 days ago

Does the family love it, too?