Family (functional and dys) night: books about parents and children

  • May 15, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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Memoir, biography, graphic novel and general nonfiction united by their exploration of the primal parent-child relationship.

 

WHY BE HAPPY WHEN YOU COULD BE NORMAL? By Jeanette Winterson.

GREAT EXPECTATIONS: The Sons and Daughters of Charles Dickens
By Robert Gottlieb


ARE YOU MY MOTHER? A Comic Drama. By Alison Bechdel. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $22.) Bechdel’s engaging, original graphic memoir explores her troubled relationship with her distant mother.

GREAT EXPECTATIONS The Sons and Daughters of Charles Dickens
By Robert Gottlieb

FAR FROM THE TREE: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity by Andrew Solomon

THE SECRETS OF HAPPY FAMILIES: Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More by Bruce Feller

BLUE NIGHTS By Joan Didion

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  • MARIANNE

    I'm sorry I can't make it. I need to be out of town that day,

    May 9, 2013

  • james c.

    i changed my book to far from the tree

    May 8, 2013

  • Linda M.

    Sorry! I can't make it. Wednesdays are bad for me. See you next time!

    April 28, 2013

  • MARIANNE

    I'll be reading Great Expectations

    April 21, 2013

  • james c.

    why be happy when u could be normal thats what i choose to read

    April 20, 2013

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