Cullerton's parents were always eccentric. Her mother gardened in curlers, pop beads, and black satin underpants, while her father hid wads of cash in shoes in the garage. This is a haunting, heartbreaking, and incredibly funny book that is a love letter to parents, family, and home--however strange they may be.Iwas as shocked as he was when Iopened my mouth and began speaking English with a French accent so thick, hehad to strain and squint to ... accent. I pretendedIwasthe ownera#39;s niece acuuma over from Edinburgh afur abia#39; a the suun andsea.
|Title||:||The Nearly Departed|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2009-09-26|