The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls

The Glass Castle: A Memoir

Jeannette Walls

nonfiction autobiography memoir reflective slow-paced

304 pages | first published 2005


MORE THAN SEVEN YEARS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST The perennially bestselling, extraordinary, one-of-a-kind, "nothing short of spectacular" (Entertainment Weekly) memoir from one of the world's most gifted storytellers. The Glass Castle ...
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