This memoir is heart wrenching and makes the Angela's Ashes family look middle class.
Author Alice Walkers's introduction is spot on in reminding us the depth of poverty and... Read more
I just finished this and can not believe there are no people waiting to read this at my library! I could not put it down and believe it is an experience everyone should read. Read morePublished 2 months ago by M. W. C.
I enjoyed this book greatly. Many of the words are written phonetically in Irish dialect, so it took a bit to figure out what the words meant. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Helen Harmon Cargile
Long's great ability to tell her story in the convincing words of a child wise beyond her years is a feat not many can pull off. An unforgettable memoir.Published 4 months ago by Gary Kilen
My Sisterin law put me on to the author, and i must say i am delighted WHAT a read some pages made me laugh some pages made me cry what a horrible, life to live i am looking... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Marilyn Ferguson
Very heartwarming and really makes you appreciate what we didn't have to experience everyday. Unbelievable that a Mother could do this to her child!Published 5 months ago by K. Kennedy - Tucson, AZ