Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed is the New York Times bestselling author of the memoir Wild, the advice essay collection Tiny Beautiful Things, and the novel Torch. A Pushcart Prize winner, she holds an MFA in fiction writing from Syracuse University and a bachelor' s degree from the University of Minnesota. She's a founding member of VIDA: Women In Literary Arts, and serves on their board of directors. Raised in Minnesota, Strayed now lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, the filmmaker Brian Lindstrom, and their two children.

Books by Cheryl Strayed

Brave Enough

Published: November 2015

Bold, brave and beautiful, Brave Enough is a gem-like collection of thoughts and aphorisms from Cheryl Strayed, author of the bestselling Wild.

Wild (Film Tie-in)

Published: November 2014

The official tie-in edition to the stunning film adaptation of the bestselling memoir, starring Reese Witherspoon.


Published: August 2014

A searing and luminous novel of a family's grief after unexpected loss, from the author of the huge bestseller Wild.


Published: September 2013

'One of the best books I've read in the last five or ten years. Wild is angry, brave, sad, self-knowing, redemptive, raw, compelling, and brilliantly written, and I think it's destined to be loved by a lot of people, men and women, for a very long time.' - Nick Hornby

Tiny Beautiful Things

Published: March 2013

Rich with humor, insight, compassion - and absolute honesty - Tiny Beautful Things is a balm for everything life throws our way, from the author of Wild.

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