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.

Angela's Ashes - Frank McCourt - good book, by turns humorous and quite sad.

Angela's Ashes - Frank McCourt - good book, by turns humorous and quite sad.

A childhood mired in poverty. He manages to be humorous and heartbreaking, and hopeless and triumphant all at once. I laughed, I cried, I felt dearly for the disadvantaged McCourt family that struggled against all odds.

A childhood mired in poverty. He manages to be humorous and heartbreaking, and hopeless and triumphant all at once. I laughed, I cried, I felt dearly for the disadvantaged McCourt family that struggled against all odds.

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Angela's Ashes (1999)

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100 Books to Read in a Lifetime >>> Angela's Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt (Author), Brooke Zimmer (Designer), John Fontana (Designer)

For another look at impoverished childhood and youth,   Angela's Ashes, by Frank McCourt. In this memoir of dire poverty in Brooklyn and Ireland,   McCourt takes the reader from his birth in Brooklyn, back to Limerick, and finally to his return to New York City at the end of his adolescence.

For another look at impoverished childhood and youth, Angela's Ashes, by Frank McCourt. In this memoir of dire poverty in Brooklyn and Ireland, McCourt takes the reader from his birth in Brooklyn, back to Limerick, and finally to his return to New York City at the end of his adolescence.

Frank McCourt. This was such a sad book, but I have also never laughed so hard as at some of the stories in here.

Frank McCourt. This was such a sad book, but I have also never laughed so hard as at some of the stories in here.

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

Quote from Angela's Ashes - the tales of Francis, that young Irish lad.

Quote from Angela's Ashes - the tales of Francis, that young Irish lad.

Books to add to your must-read list. I've read several of these and have to agree that they are absolutely unforgettable! Angela's Ashes is by-far my favorite and is autobiographical.

Books to add to your must-read list. I've read several of these and have to agree that they are absolutely unforgettable! Angela's Ashes is by-far my favorite and is autobiographical.

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt; great writer. Loved this book, but be prepared to weep.

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt; great writer. Loved this book, but be prepared to weep.

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt. Not like any other book I've read, left a lasting impression.

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Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt. Not like any other book I've read, left a lasting impression.

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