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I'm a fan of this author but wondered how he'd write this very personal memoir.
The thoughts, ideas, and feelings I experienced while reading this book will certainly resonate for a long time to come.
The world he relates feels real - but I don't think all of it really happened, and this is a memoir, not fiction.
I listened to the Audible version and was moved to tears several times. Dude is famous for the empathy he has for his fictional characters, so what happens when he turns that... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Anne Elliott
I just reread this memoir and I still love it. It helps that I'm familiar with some of the locations he writes about, such as Newburyport and Haverhill but he describes what they... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Robert Dinsmoor
5 or maybe 4 star memoir. Very compelling story of growing up in the 60's- 70's in Haverhill Mass. It skips around a lot chronologically and geographically, particularly after the... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Watson McFestus
The best meditation on violence I have ever read. If you are a conscientious person and ever wonder what it feels like to be in a fight this is your book. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
Andre Dubus III has already proven his skill as a writer with his novel House of Sand and Fog. Here he proves that his talent also extends to the memoir. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Karen F. Devlin
So so good. Beautifully written and full of heart. Can't quit thinking about it.Published 3 months ago by I love to Eat
Don't care for this author. Second of his books I tried to start and put down. I know others rave about him. He's not for me.Published 4 months ago by capt367272