Posted on 12/12/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A publisher has picked up a memoir from a survivor of the Manchester, England, bombing.

Freya Lewis was just a few yards away from the bomber on that tragic day in May 2017, and the friend she was with even died in the explosion.

Lewis, now sixteen, spent days in a coma and months in a wheelchair but has made an incredible physical recovery and went on to co-write a book about the ordeal with journalist Amisha Desai.

The Bookseller reports that What Makes Us Stronger is the first book by a Manchester bombing survivor to be picked up by a publisher.

Seven Dials, which acquired the manuscript as well as dramatization rights, expects to release it in spring 2020.

Read more about What Makes Us Stronger in this article from The Bookseller.

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Memoir, The Bookseller

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