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The Glass Castle

The Glass Castle
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5 years, 1 month ago at May 15 15:47
This is one of my favorite books of all time. Her relationship with her parents reminded me a lot of my family. I found this story to be emotionally sound.
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Description: Amazon.com Review Jeannette Walls grew up with parents whose ideals and stubborn nonconformity were both their curse and their salvation. Rex and Rose Mary Walls had four children. In the beginning, they lived like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the mountains. Rex was a charismatic, brilliant man who, when sober, captured his children's imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and above all, how to embrace life fearlessly. Rose Mary, who painted and wrote and couldn't stand the responsibility of providing for her family, called herself an "excitement addict." Cooking a meal that would be co ... (more)
Manufacturer: First Scribner
Release date: 17 January 2006
ISBN-10 : 074324754X | ISBN-13: 9780743247542
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