Ok. Maybe I'm just a huge nerd but I was fascinated with this incredible book! Who doesn't want to think about the day-to-day life, struggles and triumphs of Aristotle? It's beautifully written and simply brilliant!
narrator, five-year-old Jack is tremendously enticing. His mother, kidnapped seven years earlier while walking through her college campus at age 19, has created a world for her son that is rich in play and learning, all the while anticipating the day they might make their “great escape.”
From the acclaimed author of Use Me, eight provocative and darkly funny linked stories that explore the commonly shared, but rarely spoken of experiences that build girls into women and women into wives and mothers, mapping America's shifting cultural landscape from the late 1970s to the present day.