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Calvin Trillin’s short ode to his father is a nice little read, and gives the reader insight into what the man meant to Trillin. Read morePublished 2 months ago by David W. Southworth
I just love the way Trillin writes. And I love the idea that Trillin's father sent him to Yale, so he wouldn't be a grocer like his old man.Published 10 months ago by R. L. Chomiak
Trillin gives us not only a valentine of his father but he does so without revealing any negativity -- he is able to see the man and his "agenda" without focusing on his... Read morePublished 16 months ago by carrie wasley
Text apart, for the moment, family photos here should charm. An ordinary looking man, Abe Trillin might have come from my elementary school classes. Read morePublished on May 25, 2010 by Dust
This is a very heart-moving memoir written by a man who is remembering his father. It is not a very in-depth memoir but it is moving. Read morePublished on July 13, 2009 by Busy Mom