'Falling' Takes T.J. Newman From Flight Attendant to Author, Uphill Battle Pays Off
'Falling' Author T.J. NewmanI Overcame 41 Rejections ...Ex-Flight Attendant Gets Air Terror Novel Published
7/6/2021 2:06 PM PT
T.J. Newman wrote her first book about a thrilling flight from Los Angeles to New York, but her journey to get the novel published was a turbulent ride ... full of rejection.
The flight attendant turned author joined us on "TMZ Live" Tuesday and shared the personal battles that went into getting her novel off the ground. "Falling" is about an airline pilot whose family is kidnapped right before he takes off -- and if that sounds like a movie, Hollywood thinks the same thing.
There was a bidding war for movie rights, even before the book was released.