The Past of a Gossip Columnist
If you think your family is dysfunctional, wait until you read ‘The Glass Castle’ by Jeannette Walls. In a startling memoir, Walls recalls her childhood from the age of three. The second of four children, Jeannette had an alcoholic father and a mother who would’ve rather been an artist than a mother.
Jeannette talks about how her father, despite his drinking problems, took time out to teach his kids physics, geometry, geography, and most importantly, about making the most of life. He promises to build the perfect house for his children one day