It took me back to life in the 1970's in New Orleans, specifically living in Lake Vista. It was thoroughly entertaining. Very visual!
Comedic, yet sad. Read more
Broadway journeyman and MAD MEN star Bryan Batt has crafted a loving tribute to his southern, genteel, big-hearted mother Gayle in a memoir about growing up in New Orleans in the... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Stacy Helton
Enjoyed reading this account of Bryan Batt's childhood with his mother. I am a New Orleans native and remember a lot of the places he referenced in the book, especially his... Read morePublished 17 months ago by EMILY B.
I loved the relationship between Gayle and Bryan. With New Orleans as the backdrop, this memoir was truly a delight.Published 18 months ago by Karen Watkins
I too was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. And am in a 2 year age range with Bryan Batt. My environment was Black/Catholic. Read morePublished on October 9, 2011 by Roxie L. Gamble
This is the Auntie Mame of mothers...he is lucky to have such a fun mother.Published on August 25, 2010 by Donn Murray
Bryan writes a lovely tribute to his wonderful Mother. On the surface she at times seems dated and an out of touch southern bell. Mrs Batt is anything but. Read morePublished on August 4, 2010 by Marsha In Co