"A moving memoir." * Chicago Tribune
"An amazing story." * Oprah Winfrey
"His simple lyrical narrative, both wry and tender, stays true to the child's viewpoint as he grows up...What stays with you is the quiet, honest drama of a family's heartrending journey."
"This earnest account of his life up to his graduation from Harvard is peppered with powerful moments."
A BookSense '76 pick