Penguin Random House Launches MY CRAZY LIFE by Laura Lucio
NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ C.A. Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House, released today a video on its YouTube channel announcing the publication of My Crazy Life: Intimate Conversations with My Friend Jenni Rivera, a memoir by Laura Lucio, journalist and close personal friend of Jenni Rivera scheduled to release in time for Valentine's Day 2014 in the United States and Mexico. Lucio reveals exclusive stories, truths and confessions she and her good friend Jenni shared together. The book will be released simultaneously in Spanish and English.
"I decided to finish My Crazy Life, a book which I started writing with my friend Jenni more than seven years ago, a book she had publicly spoken about many times, I want to heal the pain of this great loss, and to express how much she meant to me as a friend," Lucio says in the video.
Rivera has become a legend of Mexican Regional music, selling over 15 million albums worldwide. The singer reached the pinnacle of the Billboard music lists for the first time in 1992. Her songs, based on social issues, love, and infidelity, led to three Latin Grammy nominations.
"Weeks before her fatal accident, and as we continued the process of completing My Crazy Life, Jenni shared important revelations and told me 'Laura, for the respect and love of my fans I want you to include these revelations in the book,'" said Lucio.