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7 edition of Girls of Tender Age found in the catalog.

Girls of Tender Age

A Memoir

by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith

  • 372 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster Audio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Novelists, American,
  • Child molesters,
  • American Novel And Short Story,
  • Women In The U.S.,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Abridged Audio - Autobiography/Biography,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Hartford,
  • Connecticut,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7953074M
    ISBN 100743552598
    ISBN 109780743552592
    OCLC/WorldCa62712117

    Buy Girls of Tender Age at Girls of A Tender Age A Memoir by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith (Cameroon –67) Free Press December pages $ Reviewed by Maureen Carroll (Philippines –63). Girls of Tender Age is a well-told story of family life — the bitter and the sweet. And, in the compelling story of her brother’s journey in life, Ms. Tirone Smith provides an instructive tale of courage, devotion and love in the face of formidable challenge.

      'Girls of Tender Age' By Mary-Ann Tirone Smith. Jan. 22, ; In the first grade, my fingers get caught in the girls' lavatory door and my teacher, Miss Wells, takes me . Girls of Tender Age: A Memoir, Tirone Smith, Mary-Ann. $ Free shipping. Girls of Tender Age: A Memoir. $ Free shipping. The Tender Bar: A Memoir, J. R. Moehringer. $ Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still Rating: % positive.

    In Girls of Tender Age, Mary-Ann Tirone Smith fully articulates with great humor and tenderness the wild jubilance of an extended French-Italian family struggling to survive in a post-World War II housing project in Hartford, Connecticut. Smith seamlessly combines a memoir whose intimacy matches that of Angela's Ashes with the tale of a community plagued by a malevolent predator that holds the. Girls of Tender Age | In Girls of Tender Age, Mary-Ann Tirone Smith fully articulates with great humor and tenderness the wild jubilance of an extended French-Italian family struggling to survive in a post-World War II housing project in Hartford, : Free Press.


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"Like David Lynch's Blue Velvet, Girls of Tender Age peers into the dark spaces between the streetlights in a quiet residential neighborhood. Something sinister lurks just off the page, and it creeps closer and closer until the memoir's two story lines twist together/5(85).

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"Girls of Tender Age" is the first book that I've ever read by this author. I really appreciate her conversational writing style and pacing. Since this is a memoir I must mention that as a reader I never felt that Mary-Ann Tirone Smith was embellishing the story of her childhood for dramatic effect but was instead matter of factly relating the unvarnished truth whether it be good,bad or ugly.5/5(4).

In Girls of Tender Age, Mary-Ann Tirone Smith fully articulates with great humor and tenderness the wild jubilance of an extended French-Italian family struggling to survive in a post-World War II housing project in Hartford, Connecticut.

Smith seamlessly combines a memoir whose intimacy matches that of Angela's Ashes with the tale of a community plagued by a malevolent predator that. Girls of Tender Age Reading Group Guide Written with great humor and tenderness, Girls of Tender Age combines an intimate family memoir with the tale of a community plagued by a horrifying crime.

Mary-Ann Tirone Smith's Hartford neighborhood is small-town America, where everyone's door is unlocked and everything is within walking distance/5(14).

Girls of Tender Age Reading Group Guide. Written with great humor and tenderness, Girls of Tender Age combines an intimate family memoir with the tale of a community plagued by a horrifying crime.

Mary-Ann Tirone Smith's Hartford neighborhood is small-town America, where everyone's door is unlocked and everything is within walking distance.5/5(2). Synopsis. In Girls of Tender Age, Mary-Ann Tirone Smith fully articulates with great humor and tenderness the wild jubilance of an extended French-Italian family struggling to survive in a post-World War II housing project in Hartford, Connecticut.

Smith (Love Her Madly,etc.) intertwines delightful stories from childhood with a grim chronicle of a sexual predator whose murder of the author’s grade-school classmate has haunted her for alternating chapters on the pedophile stalker’s sorry life with chapters on her youthful past, Smith creates almost unbearable tension as she makes the reader wait for the two stories.

In Girls of Tender Age, Mary-Ann Tirone Smith fully articulates with great humor and tenderness the wild jubilance of an extended French-Italian family struggling to survive in a post-World War II housing project in Hartford, Connecticut.

Smith's Hartford neighborhood is small-town America, where everyone's door is unlocked and the school, church, library, drugstore, 5 & 10, grocery, and.

In Mary-Ann Tirone Smith’s memoir, Girls Of Tender Age, she completes the cycle of a childhood tragedy while telling the origins of her Canadian/Italian family and her years growing up in a housing project in the author of eights novels including An American Killing, The Book Of Phoebe, The Port Of Missing Men and Love Her Madly, she has used bits and pieces of her life to.

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Mary-Ann Tirone Smith's voice is wry and elegiac, and her memoir is utterly absorbing."—Stewart O'Nan "This is a riveting book, memory lane as a crime scene that needs to be relived to be understood. Mary-Ann Tirone Smith has 13 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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