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Take This Man : A Memoir (2014)
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Call Number MEMOIRS/818/SKYHORSE,B


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Published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014
Edition:  First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Description:  258 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781439170878 (hbk.), 1439170878 (hbk.), 9781439170878, 1439170878 :,
Language:  English


"From PEN/Hemingway award winner Brando Skyhorse comes this ... memoir in the vein of The glass castle or The tender bar, the true story of a boy's turbulent childhood growing up with five stepfathers and the mother who was determined to give her son everything but the truth. When he was three years old, Brando Kelly Ulloa was abandoned by his Mexican father. His mother, Maria, dreaming of a more exciting life, saw no reason for her son to live his life as a Mexican just because he started out as one. The life of 'Brando Skyhorse,' the American Indian son of an incarcerated political activist, was about to begin"--

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