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In a powerfully funny, razor's edge recollection of a fractured childhood, Mary Karr, who grew up in a swampy East Texas refinery town, tells of ...Show synopsisIn a powerfully funny, razor's edge recollection of a fractured childhood, Mary Karr, who grew up in a swampy East Texas refinery town, tells of being the epicenter of a family full of fierce, volatile attachments--a "terrific family of liars and drunks . . . redeemed by a slow unearthing of truth". Excerpted in Granta.Hide synopsis
Description:Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Slight wear. Oversized trade PB;...Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Slight wear. Oversized trade PB; 336 p. Author portrait, B&W photo. Autobiography: At age 7, Mary Karr remembers a night, dark framing a single instant. Her doctor, the sheriff, her sister, 9, and others. She carries the reader through her story as would the child come to understand that night. The East Texas child would become a writer, a poet, filled with words of warmth, humor, and the understanding of the darkness of her childhood.
Description:Very Good Condition. Text clean, cover has minor shelf wear...Very Good Condition. Text clean, cover has minor shelf wear Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0670850535. ISBN/EAN: 9780670850532. Inventory No: 1560732063.
Description:Near Fine. 0670850535. An Uncorrected Proof in pictorial...Near Fine. 0670850535. An Uncorrected Proof in pictorial wrappers. The poet describes her early life in Port Arthur, Texas, surrounded by alcoholism, financial difficulties, and a family in denial.
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