AP publishes biography of Jill Biden

Press release | The Associated Press

The Associated Press and publisher Little, Brown and Company will publish a high-profile biography of first lady Jill Biden next week.

“Jill: A Biography of the First Lady” reveals some of the private sides of a public figure who has often been described as President Joe Biden’s greatest political asset.

Written by AP editor and former Washington bureau chief Julie Pace and AP White House reporter Darlene Superville, Biden’s portrayal centers on her role as a wife, mother and of grandmother, but also of professor having obtained a doctorate in educational leadership. . Biden is the first to take paid employment outside the White House as first lady, teaching at Northern Virginia Community College.

“This profile of first lady Jill Biden highlights her personality, helping readers understand how she managed to hold the Biden family together through tragedy and good fortune,” said Peter Costanzo, AP director of books and podcasts. “We are delighted to work with Little, Brown and Company on this informative biography.”

“Little, Brown and Company is proud to publish this definitive biography of First Lady Jill Biden. Although she has been in the public eye for decades, many Americans are still coming to know her and understand why she is so popular. said Bruce Nichols, senior vice president and publisher of Little, Brown and Company.

“Jill: A Biography of the First Lady” will be released on April 19 and is currently available in hardcover, e-book and audio wherever books are sold.