I loved the intermingling of time sequences, rather than going from point A to point B and then on sequentially to Z, Lenney jumps around, scrambling D's with W's and then back to... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Geraldine Anderson
This book was interesting, well written and although contained truthful, heart-wrenching events it was not a pity party. Now I want to take Dinah to lunch and give her a big hug! Read morePublished 7 months ago by Wendy Barker
I doubt that I can add much to what other reviewers have written. This is a wonderful book. Riveting. Aware. Hard to put down. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Michael Younger
I agree with B. Flatt. This book didn't seem the caliber of other "American Lives" books. I was disappointed, but at the same time, I'll give Dinah Lenney credit for a clean... Read morePublished on March 27, 2010 by Gregory
Several times I wanted to put the book down and start something different but I kept sticking with it. Read morePublished on April 4, 2008 by Barb F.
Great, honest, brave memoir, wonderful writer.
The chapter on Christmas is unforgettable.