Lies My Mother Never Told Me

A Memoir
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Author(s): Kaylie Jones
Original Publish Date: Aug 25, 2009
Product Number: EB00236203
Released: Mar 18, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780061936494
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Description

In her riveting memoir Lies My Mother Never Told Me, >Kaylie Jones—the daughter of author James Jones (From Here to Eternity>) and an acclaimed author in her own right (A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries; Celeste Ascending; As Soon As It Rains>)—tells the poignant story of her relationship with her famous father and her alcoholic mother, and of her own struggles with the disease. A true story of privilege, loss, self-discovery, and redemption, Lies My Mother Never Told Me >is Jones's unforgettable account of a not-quite-fairy-tale childhood and adulthood defined by two constants: literature and alcohol.