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One of the most mesmerizing memoirs of the literary season: a wrenching, hilarious, and stylistically groundbreaking story of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. "Well, this was when Bill was sighing a lot. He

Author Dave Eggers

Pages 485

Publisher Vintage Books

Published Date 2001

ISBN 0375725784 9780375725784

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maggie_eisenbarth shared a tip "Amazing tribute to a mother who raised a son who truly stepped up to the plate."

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