Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt. Good book. I always thought I'd find it too depressing to read. Not so. The Glass Castle was actually much harder for me.

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Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt. Good book. I always thought I'd find it too depressing to read. Not so. The Glass Castle was actually much harder for me.

The sequel to Frank McCourt's memoir of his Irish Catholic boyhood, Angela's Ashes, picks up the story in October 1949, upon his arrival in America.

The sequel to Frank McCourt's memoir of his Irish Catholic boyhood, Angela's Ashes, picks up the story in October 1949, upon his arrival in America.

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Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt - Angela's Ashes, imbued on every page with Frank McCourt's astounding humor and compassion, is a glorious book that bears all...

Author Frank McCourt's own childhood in his own voice, a desperate, Irish Catholic, impoverished childhood.  You are living in their apartment, in their neighboorhood, in Brooklyn, through this book.  Children can be the toughest survivors of situation - McCourt neither complains or accuses but rather forgives and laughs.  It also reminds you that people really do not change.

Author Frank McCourt's own childhood in his own voice, a desperate, Irish Catholic, impoverished childhood. You are living in their apartment, in their neighboorhood, in Brooklyn, through this book. Children can be the toughest survivors of situation - McCourt neither complains or accuses but rather forgives and laughs. It also reminds you that people really do not change.

Angelas Ashes - by Frank McCourt.  I loved this book.  Memoir of the struggles of growing up in poverty in Ireland, and a little boys dream of returning to America to make a living.

Angelas Ashes - by Frank McCourt. I loved this book. Memoir of the struggles of growing up in poverty in Ireland, and a little boys dream of returning to America to make a living.

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the best book i have ever read. my forever favorite. changed my life. Great Reads from Exceptional Authors at http://wildbluepress.com. True crime, thrillers, mystery and business productivity books.

Angela's Ashes    "When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood."    So begins the luminous memoir of Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes "When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood." So begins the luminous memoir of Frank McCourt

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