Growing up With BooksBook - 2017
"Growing up in a mill town in Rhode Island, in a household that didn't foster a love of literature, Hood discovered nonetheless the transformative power of books. She learned to channel her imagination, ambitions, and curiosity by devouring ever-growing stacks. In [this book], Hood recollects how The Bell Jar, Marjorie Morningstar, The Harrad Experiment, and The Outsiders influenced her teen psyche and introduced her to topics that could not be discussed at home"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: 186 pages ; 20 cm
Alternative Title: Morning star : growing up with books