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THE END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT: Scenes from a Life

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A devastating debut memoir about a Southern childhood.A simple summary of the storyline of this memoir might inspire an eye-roll: Do we really need another tale about someone growing up in a South of days-gone-by, surrounded by eccentric relatives and neighbors, with a little alcoholism and incest thrown in for good measure? But Goolrick takes that tired scenario and makes it magical. He recounts ... Read full review

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