A Clean Street's a Happy Street: A Bronx Memoir

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iUniverse, Jul 1, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 154 pages
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"A Clean Street's a Happy Street" is a Bronx memoir both powerful and moving. A heart-breaking tale seen through the eyes of a boy who struggles to hold on to a dream while dealing with his mentally ill mother, a drunk absent father, too many siblings and too little money... A hard-knock life transformed into art!
 

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A CLEAN STREET'S A HAPPY STREET: A Bronx Memoir

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A well-crafted and poignant memoir about a chaotic childhood in the Bronx.Eschewing sappiness in favor of sparse but vivid prose, McSherry (Bronx Astronomy, 1991) documents his first few decades with ... Read full review

Contents

A New Life
3
Holiday
19
Free Lunch
32
Cadillac
46
Static
65
Fire
80
Poets Wanted
86
A Clean Streets a Happy Street
101
Ghosts
116
Anniversary
135
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