The Glass Castle
ISBN10: 074324754X ISBN13: 9780743247542 Publisher: Simon & Schuster (T) Published: Jan 9 2006 Pages: 288 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
The second child of a scholarly, alcoholic father and an eccentric artist mother discusses her family's nomadic upbringing from the Arizona desert, to Las Vegas, to an Appalachian mining town, during which her siblings and she fended for themselves while their parents outmaneuvered bill collectors and the authorities. Reprint. 125,000 first printing.