Half the house: a memoir
The personal story of Richard Hoffman describes his childhood in blue-collar, postwar Allentown; life in a family with two terminally ill children; struggle with and recovery from alcoholism; and confrontation with his father. Tour.
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Review: Half the HouseUser Review - Byron Edgington - Goodreads
Here we have a memoir of growing up in a dying town, with two dying brothers, a physically and emotionally abusive father and a sexually predatory baseball coach. Toss in the mother's consuming ... Read full review
Review: Half the HouseUser Review - Tamara Blickhan - Goodreads
Recommended by author of "Writing the Memoir" by Barrington, Judith as one style of writing memoir. Also bought "Let's Pretend This Never Happened: (A Mostly True Memoir)" by Jenny Lawson for free ... Read full review