the liars club - loved Moehringer's The Tender Bar and this title was listed as a comparative memoir on the cover - gritty memoir. Read it.

the liars club - loved Moehringer's The Tender Bar and this title was listed as a comparative memoir on the cover - gritty memoir. Read it.

pin 37
heart 1
Lit by Mary Karr.  Also in my top three for 2010.  I loved her other memoirs, they were so funny and dark, so I was nervous for this one.  But it was excellent and, really, a spiritual autobiography.  Who saw that coming?  @Mary Karr #Lit

Lit by Mary Karr. Also in my top three for 2010. I loved her other memoirs, they were so funny and dark, so I was nervous for this one. But it was excellent and, really, a spiritual autobiography. Who saw that coming? @Mary Karr #Lit

pin 29
heart 2
Lit: A Memoir, by Mary Karr

Lit: A Memoir, by Mary Karr

"Literature is Eucharistic. You take somebody else's suffering into your body and you’re changed by it, you’re made larger by their pain. You come to understand pain in a way that maybe otherwise you wouldn't." -- Mary Karr

"Literature is Eucharistic. You take somebody else's suffering into your body and you’re changed by it, you’re made larger by their pain. You come to understand pain in a way that maybe otherwise you wouldn't." -- Mary Karr

pin 10
30 Memoirs You Have To Read #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.uk/2015/11/98390/best-memoirs-must-read#slide-12  The Liars' Club, Mary Karr (1995)Themes: Family, adolescence, Southern cultureAs eccentric as Mary Karr makes her parents out to be, you'll no doubt wish you knew them personally after reading this incredibly honest and wry account of growing up in small-town Texas. Karr's lively language and Southern-fried quotes are a joy....

30 Memoirs You Have To Read #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.uk/2015/11/98390/best-memoirs-must-read#slide-12 The Liars' Club, Mary Karr (1995)Themes: Family, adolescence, Southern cultureAs eccentric as Mary Karr makes her parents out to be, you'll no doubt wish you knew them personally after reading this incredibly honest and wry account of growing up in small-town Texas. Karr's lively language and Southern-fried quotes are a joy....

pin 2
Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas
Search