Rebecca Skloot found a story of immortality and faith in a young woman’s tissue sample.

The book is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The author is: Rebecca Skloot. And the PW paper is here:

Check it out!!!!


  1. #1 Karen Burke
    November 9, 2009

    I already pre-ordered my copy on Amazon, won’t get it until February though. Glad to see this wonderful book is getting some attention! I can’t wait to read it.

  2. #2 chris
    November 9, 2009

    It’s on my wish list as well, but as my b’day is Thursday, and I already know what my wife is getting me, I may have to wait a while. It sure is an interesting story, though.