LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“Orange is the New Black” star Natasha Lyonne lends her unmistakable
voice to the newly released audiobook version of Natalie London’s
groundbreaking memoir Lyme Light.
Lyme Light is a dark, offbeat memoir that delves into the sharp mind of
a girl who grew up on iconic 90’s television reruns. Nearing graduation
from Columbia University and traveling to meet with some of the
country’s biggest record labels, musician London’s world was suddenly
obliterated by the smallest bite of a tick.
Bedridden for nearly three years with Lyme Disease, London takes the
reader into a world of losing and regaining her memory along with her
ability to walk, talk, read and write. London’s dark humor and
tongue-in-cheek wit is a perfect fit for Lyonne’s intimately worn and
Through what Tori Spelling describes as “startling vulnerability and
undeniable charm,” Lyme Light delves into London’s heartbreaking and
terrifying journey while paying homage to pop culture’s key role in
keeping her company during her darkest hours.
“Reruns of Roseanne provided me with the solace of a complete fictional
family as IVs ran through tubes laced up to my heart each night until I
fell asleep,” London explained. “Beverly Hills 90210 replayed on the
screen above the hyperbaric oxygen chambers each afternoon, distracting
me as I lay alone in that tube for hours with my complete group of
Moved by London’s story and their indirect role in her recovery, the
original casts of Beverly Hills 90210 and Roseanne have rallied around
Roseanne Barr describes Lyme Light as “A fascinating story about
acceptance, survival, and determination.”
Such overwhelming public support has been joined by stars ranging from
Sara Gilbert to Jason Priestley.
Natalie London is also the songwriter, lead vocalist and
multi-instrumentalist of her band, Hey, King! She has performed with
artists including: The All-American Rejects, Aaron Embry, Youngblood
Hawke, In the Valley Below and The Lonely Wild. You can follow her at https://twitter.com/Hey_King
The Audiobook can be purchased at http://amzn.com/0615780598 as
well as iTunes.
Media: For additional information, review copies of Lyme Light, or an
interview with Natalie London, please contact Paul Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org, 310/569-0023.
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