Patti Smith – Just Kids – Wins National Book Award

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Patti Smith has just won the National Book Award with her book, “Just Kids” about her memoirs and friendship with photographer Robert Mappelthorpe.

Patti Smith "Just Kids" cover

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6 thoughts on “Patti Smith – Just Kids – Wins National Book Award

    1. It is a surprisingly well written and engaging book.
      I thoroughly enjoyed it, too.
      Patti Smith’s writing is both spare and rich; not an easy combo to achieve.

      Glad you liked it.

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