Back in the Blue House

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Ticknor & Fields, 1992 - Fiction - 214 pages
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In this autobiography-as-novel, Giles recounts the coming of age of Jeff Giles and the life and times of his extravagantly madcap family. With a flawless sense of comedy, character, and detail, Giles pierces to the heart of this haywire but instantly lovable clan.

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This "autobiography-as-humorous-novel'' account of the obscure Giles family is as close to watching a moronic sitcom on TV as one can get. Giles is perhaps best known for his insightful feature ... Read full review


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