Bad Blood (Google eBook)
Blood trickles down through every generation, seeps into every marriage. An international bestseller and winner of the Whitbread Biography Award, Bad Blood is a tragicomic memoir of one woman's escape from a claustrophobic childhood in post-World War II Britain and the story of three generations of the author's family and its marriages.
In one of the most extraordinary memoirs of recent years, Bad Blood brings alive in vivid detail a time -- the '40s and '50s -- not so distant from us but now disappeared. As a portrait of a family and a young girl's place in it, it is unsurpassed.
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Review: Bad BloodUser Review - 123bex - Goodreads
I can only imagine the people describing this as screechy and miserable are soulless and deficient. Yes, it's about an unhappy childhood, so it's hard reading at some points, but I call it triumphant ... Read full review
Review: Bad BloodUser Review - Kathleen - Goodreads
I read this memoir for weeks, not wanting it to end. Lorna Sage is not a typical girl of the late 1940's and '50's in England. In her early years she lives with her grandparents, who shape her ... Read full review
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