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The Glass Castle: A Memoir

Autor: Walls, Jeannette

Editorial: Simon & Schuster

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Precio de Lista:$16.00
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The Glass Castle: A Memoir : 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." Later, when the money ran out, or the romance of the wandering life faded, the Walls retreated to a dismal West Virginia mining town - and Rex Walls had done everything he could to escape. He drank. He stole the grocery money and disappeared for days. As the dysfunction of the family escalated, Jeannette and her brother and sisters had to fend for themselves, supporting one another as they weathered their parents' betrayals and, finally, found the resources and will to leave home.


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ISBN 13:9780743247542
ISBN 10:074324754X
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:288
Tamaño:7.80" l x 5.20" w x 0.80" h
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