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The Glass Castle: A Memoir

The Glass Castle: A Memoir

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Author: Jeannette Walls

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Paperback

Pages: 288

Publisher: Scribner Book Company

Publication Date: January 1, 2006

ISBN-10 ‎ 074324754X
ISBN-13 ‎ 978-0743247542

Overview:

The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette’s brilliant and charismatic father captured his children’s imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and how to embrace life fearlessly. But when he drank, he was dishonest and destructive. Her mother was a free spirit who abhorred the idea of domesticity and didn’t want the responsibility of raising a family.

The Walls children learned to take care of themselves. They fed, clothed, and protected one another, and eventually found their way to New York. Their parents followed them, choosing to be homeless even as their children prospered.

The Glass Castle is truly astonishing—a memoir permeated by the intense love of a peculiar but loyal family.

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