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Author Walls, Jeannette.

Title The glass castle : a memoir / Jeannette Walls.

Imprint New York : Scribner, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 WALLS,J    On Holdshelf
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 WALLS,J    DUE 08-03-20
Edition 1st Scribner trade pbk. ed.
Description 288 p. ; 21 cm.
Summary Jeannette Walls has written a memoir about surviving a willfully impoverished, eccentric and severely misguided family. The child of an alcoholic father and an eccentric artist mother discusses her family's nomadic upbringing, during which she and her siblings fended for themselves while their parents outmaneuvered bill collectors and the authorities.
Subject Walls, Jeannette.
Children of alcoholics -- United States -- Biography.
Children of alcoholics -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Biography.
Problem families -- United States -- Case studies.
Problem families -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Case studies.
Poor -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Biography.
Homeless persons -- Family relationships -- New York (State) -- New York.
ISBN 074324754X (pbk.) : $15.00
9780743247542 (pbk.) : $15.00

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