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Beautiful Affliction is listed among “13 Inspirational Memoirs About Strong Women” by Wiki.ezvid.com

Beautiful Affliction is released as audiobook by Tantor Media, narrated by Henrietta Meire

Beautiful Affliction is featured as a February 2019 selection by the Reading Club of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine

Beautiful Affliction is listed as one of the “9 Must-read non-fiction books for women in their 40s” by She Reads

Beautiful Affliction is listed among “12 Books To Read If You Love Tuesdays with Morrie” by BookBub

Beautiful Affliction is featured by Books on the Subway in New York City

Lene is interviewed by Joe Montague for Riveting Riffs Magazine: Lene Fogelberg – Beautiful Affliction

Lene is interviewed on HeartWood by Nan Sanders Pokerwinski: “Meet author Lene Fogelberg”

Beautiful Affliction is published in German by Bastei Lübbe, with the title Mein Glück kann jeden Tag zerbrechen

Lene tells the story behind Beautiful Affliction in The Huffington Post: “How Listening To My Heart Saved My Life”

Beautiful Affliction is featured on Off the Shelf‘s “10 Must-Read Books for Podcasts Junkies”

The German rights to Beautiful Affliction have been acquired by German publisher BASTEI LÜBBE

Beautiful Affliction is a finalist in the 2016 International Book Awards

Lene is interviewed on Soul Sciences by Charlene Jones: Bestselling Author Lene Fogelberg’s memoir describes her Beautiful Affliction, the Book and the Struggle

Lene is featured on Le Mot Juste en Anglais by Jonathan Goldberg, translated to French by poet/actress Hélène Cardona: Une Ravissante Affliction

Beautiful Affliction wins Gold Medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards 2016 for Autobiography/Memoir

Review of Beautiful Affliction in the literary journal Rain Taxi Review of Books‘ Spring 2016 Print Edition

Lene is interviewed on Memoir Writer’s Journey by Kathy Pooler: “Finding Words For a Miracle – A Discussion With Memoir Author Lene Fogelberg” 

Beautiful Affliction is listed as “Best of Expat Non-fiction 2015” by The Displaced Nation

Beautiful Affliction is included in the Independent Publisher‘s 2016 Reading Challenge

February Roundtable Discussion. Lene is interviewed by Linda Joy Myers, president of the National Association of Memoir Writers

Lene is interviewed on Crystal-Lee Quibell’s radio show Literary Speaking on Vividlife Radio

Review of Beautiful Affliction on A Good Life

Beautiful Affliction is #3 on The Wall Street Journal Best Seller list for non-fiction e-books, as reported by The Associated Press, December 4, 2015

Beautiful Affliction is #1 Bestseller on Amazon USA, Kindle Memoirs

Beautiful Affliction is #1 Bestseller on Amazon Canada, Kindle Books

Beautiful Affliction is a finalist in The 2015 USA Best Book Awards in the category of Autobiography/Memoir

Beautiful Affliction is included in “14 Books To Lean On When The Going Gets Tough” on Bustle

Lene stops by BookSparks’  “Inspired by…” to share 5 books that inspired Beautiful Affliction

Beautiful Affliction is included in “12 Books to Enjoy With Your Pumpkin Spice Latte” on PopSugar

Beautiful Affliction is included in “15 Great Workmom Reads for Fall” in WORKING MOTHER Magazine

Essay “5 Steps To Writing in Your Second Language” is featured on Writer’s Digest

Beautiful Affliction is included in “11 Brilliant Books Every Smart Woman Should Read” on Mama Mia

Beautiful Affliction is included in “Top 10 Mesmerizing Memoirs of September 2015” on Culturalist

Beautiful Affliction is included in “9 Books Meant for Intellectual Women” on AllWomenStalk

Essay “Write From the Heart” featured on We Heart Writing

Beautiful Affliction is included in “The Most Anticipated Memoirs For Fall 2015” on BuzzFeed

“Wonderlanded” with Lene on The Displaced Nation

Review of Beautiful Affliction on the literary trade publication BookPage

Author interview on Suzanne M. Brazil’s blog

Featured blog on She Writes: Behind the Book

Beautiful Affliction is included in YourTango’s “11 Incredible Books Every Smart Woman Should Read This Fall” 

Review of Beautiful Affliction on Blogcritics

Chapter 1 of Beautiful Affliction on Terri Giuliano Long’s blog

Guest blog post on Terri Giuliano Long’s blog “Writing My Way Out of the Silence”

Back to School Essay featured on First for Women