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With or without you : a memoir

Author: Domenica Ruta
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2014, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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The author grew up in an unforgiving working-class town north of Boston. Her mother, a notorious local figure, was a drug addict and sometimes dealer whose life swung between welfare and riches. And yet she managed, despite the chaos she created, to instill in her daughter a love of stories. This is the story of the author's unconventional coming of age, a chronicle of a misfit '90s youth and the necessary and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Domenica Ruta
ISBN: 9780812983401 0812983408 9780812993240 0812993241
OCLC Number: 904446434
Notes: Includes reading group guide, c2014.
Description: 222 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Domenica Ruta.

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The author grew up in an unforgiving working-class town north of Boston. Her mother, a notorious local figure, was a drug addict and sometimes dealer whose life swung between welfare and riches. And yet she managed, despite the chaos she created, to instill in her daughter a love of stories. This is the story of the author's unconventional coming of age, a chronicle of a misfit '90s youth and the necessary and painful act of breaking away.

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