An Irish American Coming Up from Under
ISBN10: 0618918639 ISBN13: 9780618918638 Publisher: Mariner Books Published: Mar 3 2008 Pages: 248 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A continuation of the best-selling All Souls, the author's powerful memoir of growing up poor in Boston's Irish-American ghetto, describes his first forays outside of Southie's Old Colony housing project, the role of punk music in changing his life, his alienation, his traumatic breakdown, and his two healing journeys to Ireland. Reprint.