Cari Lynn

Cari Lynn is a journalist and the author of five books of nonfiction, including Leg the Spread and The Whistleblower (with Kathryn Bolkovac). Lynn has written for O, The Oprah Magazine; Health; the Chicago Tribune; and Deadline Hollywood. The author, with Susan Burton, of Becoming Ms. Burton (The New Press), she lives in Los Angeles.

News and Reviews

Over 6,000 Copies of Becoming Ms. Burton Distributed to Women in Prisons and Jails Across the Country

As part of its on-going effort to get books into the hands of “intellectually redlined audiences,” The New Press has raised funds for and organized the distr

Los Angeles Review of Books

“Valuable… [like Michelle] Alexander’s The New Jim Crow, Nell Bernstein’s Burning Down the House, and Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy.

Books by Cari Lynn

Becoming Ms. Burton
From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women

Susan Burton, Cari Lynn