Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 2, 2022
by jenniferpuryear

For Every Parent Who Fails

Dear William: A Father’s Memoir of Addiction, Recovery, Love, and Loss, by David Magee, came to me on the wings of a friend’s recommendation. The epigraph reads: “For every child who is lost and every parent who has lost a child.” I would say it is for every parent who has done their best. And has, in some ways, failed. (Is that all of us?) …

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