Praise for Jean Hegland’s Into the Forest
"[A] beautifully written and often profoundly moving novel."
–San Francisco Chronicle
"A work of extraordinary power, insight and lyricism, Into the Forest is both an urgent warning and a passionate celebration of life and love."
–Riane Eisler, author of The Chalice and the Blade
*"From the first page, the sense of crisis and the lucid, honest voice of the…narrator pull the reader in….A truly admirable addition to a genre defined by the very high standards of George Orwell’s 1984."
–Publishers Weekly,starred review
"This beautifully written story captures the essential nature of the sister bond: the fierce struggle to be true to one’s own self, only to learn that true strength comes from what they are able to share together."
–Carol Saline, co-author of Sisters
"Jean Hegland’s sense of character is firm, warm, and wise….[A] fine first novel."
–John Keeble, author of Yellowfish