Mommie Dearest

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W. Morrow, 1978 - Biography & Autobiography - 286 pages
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Joan Crawford's daughter exposes the actress as an alcoholic and a child abuser and describes the grim reality of her childhood with a mother who was ruthless, unstable, and violent

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User Review  - angela.k.winters - LibraryThing

I simply could not put this book down. It was just one thing after another with how mean that woman could be. I had a bad relationship with my mother, and I felt Christina's pain. This is definitely a book that everyone should read. Read full review

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User Review  - citygirl - LibraryThing

This book fascinated me as a kid. Can you imagine growing up the child of a slightly insane Hollywood icon? Christina tells a tale of madness, rebellion, narcissism, sabotage, alienation, luxury and deprivation. This book reads like candy. Read full review


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