JT LeRoy is a literary persona created by Laura Albert. She is the author of Sarah, The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things, and Harold's End. lauraalbert.org.
"Edgy but thoroughly...larger than life...comically
Dickensian."--San Francisco Chronicle
"Genuinely moving."--Publishers Weekly
"Wildly imagined, but described with a quiet sureness Sarah's considerable originality testify to LeRoy's wonderful ability to make up beautiful things."--Village Voice Literary Supplement
"JT LeRoy's masterful imagination, command of story, and easy sense of the mythological are a rare combination that demands attention."--Toronto Star
"...quick, lively, and fascinating."--BookForum