Bill Clegg

Bill Clegg is a literary agent in New York and the author of the bestselling memoirs PORTRAIT OF AN ARTIST AS A YOUNG MAN and NINETY DAYS. He has written for The New York Times, Lapham's QuarterlyNew York magazine, The Guardian and Harper’s Bazaar.

Bill Clegg

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Books by Bill Clegg

by Bill Clegg - Fiction, Literary Fiction

On the eve of her daughter’s wedding, June Reid’s life is completely devastated when a shocking disaster takes the lives of her daughter, her daughter’s fiancé, her ex-husband, and her boyfriend, Luke --- her entire family, all gone in a moment. And June is the only survivor. Alone and directionless, June drives across the country, away from her small Connecticut town. In her wake, a community emerges, weaving a beautiful and surprising web of connections through shared heartbreak.

by Bill Clegg - Nonfiction

The goal is 90. Just 90 clean and sober days to loosen the hold of the addiction that caused Bill Clegg to lose everything. With 73 days in rehab behind him, he returns to New York and attends two or three meetings each day. It is in these refuges that he befriends essential allies. But at first, the support is not enough: Clegg relapses for the first time with only three days left.

by Bill Clegg

Bill Clegg had a thriving business as a literary agent when he walked away from his world and embarked on a two-month crack binge. He had been released from rehab nine months earlier, and his relapse would very nearly cost him his life.