Betty on the News: Freed Journalist Euna Lee to Write Her Memoirs
Euna Lee is set to publish a book about her time imprisoned in North Korea with Laura Ling.
-Margeaux Baulch Klein
After writing an article with fellow journalist Laura Ling, Euna Lee who, along with Ling, was arrested and sentenced to 12 years of hard labor in North Korea before being pardoned, will publish a memoir about her imprisonment in the labor camp, it was announced.
The World Is Bigger Now: A Memoir of Faith, Family and Freedom will detail Lee and Ling’s arrest on March 17th of this year and their “140 days of imprisonment, [Lee's] ongoing interrogation and her efforts to protect her sources and the subjects of her reporting,” said her publisher, Broadway Books.
Laura Ling is also said to be pitching her own book. Publication dates for both books have not been announced. (NY Times)