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By Roger Rosenblatt

“A painfully appealing memoir….Written with such restraint as to be either heartbreaking and instructive.”

—E. L. Doctorow


A respected, repeatedly venerated (George Polk, Peabody, and Emmy Award winner, to call yet a couple of) journalist, novelist, and playwright, Roger Rosenblatt stocks the unforgettable tale of the tragedy that modified his lifestyles and his kin. A booklet that grew out of his renowned December 2008 essay in The New Yorker, Making Toast is a relocating account of unforeseen loss and restoration within the strong culture of About Alice and The 12 months of Magical Thinking. author Ann Beattie bargains excessive compliment to the acclaimed writer of Lapham Rising and Beet for a memoir that's, “written so forthrightly, yet so delicately, that you are feeling you’re part of this family.”

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