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Angela's Ashes: A Memoir
Angela's Ashes A Memoir
Author: Frank McCourt
"When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood." So begins the luminous memoir of Fra...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780613103572
ISBN-10: 0613103572
Publication Date: 10/1999
Reading Level: Young Adult
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.

4.1 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Rebound by Sagebrush
Book Type: School Library Binding
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio CD
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Yes, it's supposed to be depressing. But McCourt's self-deprecating humor lifts the load a little. This CD is read by the author, and I don't think it would have been the same without that heavy Irish accent reading it to me.
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First in the Frank McCourt series. Very heart breaking but well-written.


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