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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I read this so long ago that a lot of the details of the story now escape me, but I remember never being able to watch Joan Crawford in a movie the same way afterwards. Read full review

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I am shocked to correlate many of the same similarities in this book to my own childhood of my own mentally ill mother. Although very well written and very interesting, it may cause feelings of horror reading about the terrible things that went down in the Crawford household. Read full review

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