The Critic's Daughter
A powerful memoir about growing up in a world of literary giants, and the unraveling of a family. The Critic's Daughter explores themes of identity, artistic criticism, and the impact of divorce on a child. As Priscilla Gilman navigates the fallout of her parents' separation, she grapples with revelations about her father's double life and sexual identity. This book is a moving portrait of grief, and a testament to the power of forgiveness and love.
2023-02-25T17:23:31.000ZThis beautifully written book by @priscillagilman is pretty much unforgettable. The insights of a brilliant child growing up in NYC with equally brilliant, complex parents, fiercely protective love for a flawed irresistible father, the joy, yearning and pain of it all – source