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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "A riveting book."—The Wall Street Journal"Essential reading."—David Brooks, New York TimesFrom a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America’s white wo

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Author J. D. Vance

Pages 288

Publisher HarperCollins

Published Date 2016-06-28

ISBN 0062300563 9780062300560


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amanda_mcallister shared a tip "Lovely memoir that reminded me of so many small town TX grandparents I knew. Interesting read. Fast and entertaining."

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lisa_9088 shared a tip "This book reminds me of back home."

joshua_escobedo shared a tip "It’s one of those books you’ll want to read in a day! So good"

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gayle_andrews_graverson shared a tip "Yes, learned about the lives of those in the deep south."

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cooper_cherel shared a tip "Incredibly interesting insight into a world not popularly studied. Vance’s story is unique and well worth the read."

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sue_celaschi shared a tip "Loved this close to home story"

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joelle_fronzaglio shared a tip "A peek into endemic poverty."

ta_6592 shared a tip "The radium girls was great and my last read. but I am absorbing the Bachman books currently"

emily_pollock_4502 shared a tip "Loved it, had a hard time putting it down!"

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julie_dishon shared a tip "Loved this book!!! So much truth and shows life in a small town"

barbara_campbell_3403 shared a tip "Eye opening and fascinating"

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adam_seefeldt shared a tip "I have this book and am planning on reading it soon!"

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aimee_miller_8128 shared a tip "Read the whole thing in one day! Really makes you think about our society and what can be done. Great read!"

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miranda_romig shared a tip "Yes, if you're from Ohio or Kentucky."

frank_gadsden shared a tip "More proof that white privilege is a myth."

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kelley_jorgensen shared a tip "Powerful. Kept me interested throughout"

rebecca_lockwood shared a tip "I like so many, it’s hard to pick my favorite. The most recent book I read was The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah, it was amazing!"

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kadee_mcelroy shared a tip "4 stars loved it. Insightful and an interesting memoir"

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raine_lipscher shared a tip "Good book but sad to find out the author is a trump supporter lol"

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