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Running With Scissors [electronic resource]

Burroughs, Augusten2014
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This is the true story of a boy who wanted to grow up with the Brady Bunch, but ended up living with the Addams Family. Augusten Burroughs's mother gave him away to be raised by her psychiatrist, a dead ringer for Santa Claus and a certifiable lunatic into the bargain. The doctor's bizarre family, a few patients and a sinister man living in the garden shed completed the tableau. In the perfect squalor of their dilapidated Victorian house, there were no rules and there was no school. The Christmas tree stayed up until summer and Valium was chomped down like sweets. And when things got a bit slow, there was always the ancient electroshock therapy machine under the stairs...
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : Atlantic Books, 2014
Collation:
1 online resource (1 text file)
ISBN:
9780857893529
Language:
English
BRN:
2545388
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