Title: Intimate Strangers
Author - Anne M. Strick
Date to be Published: June 5, 2011
The rich, complex, and passionate story of a contested adoption and the two women lawyers who join to save a small boy's life. This book examines the various faces of love: erotic love and romantic love; the love of parent for child and child for parent; and what really makes a "parent."
This is a contemporary work with subject matter that can be controversial. Strick handles it through her work of fiction that will move you and cause you to think hard about their situation and possibly even some of your own.
Author Bio: Anne M.Strick has spent over twenty years in the movie industry. She has worked for Universal, Warners, Paramount and EMI, as a Unit Publicist, Project Coordinator and National Publicity Director, and with such Hollywood legends as Jack Nicholson, James Earl Jones, Sean Penn, Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Lynch, Sting and Dino De Laurentiis, among many others. She has published theater reviews, articles in Parents Magazine , Frontier and The Nation, and six books: two novels, two self-help books, one memoir (a best-seller in Italy); and a non-fiction, scholarly critique of our adversary trial system. (”remarkable”) . Born in Philadelphia, and educated at Bennington College and UCLA, she lives in Los Angeles.