Jeannette Walls





Jeannette Walls

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born
in Phoenix, Arizona, The United States
April 21, 1960

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Jeannette Walls is a writer and journalist.

Born in Phoenix, Arizona, she graduated with honors from Barnard College, the women's college affiliated with Columbia University. She published a bestselling memoir, The Glass Castle, in 2005. The book is being made into a film by Paramount.


Average rating: 4.15 · 571,696 ratings · 45,969 reviews · 8 distinct works · Similar authors
The Glass Castle
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 456,337 ratings — published 2005 — 63 editions
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Half Broke Horses
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 87,224 ratings — published 2008 — 41 editions
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The Silver Star
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 27,795 ratings — published 2013 — 22 editions
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Dish: The Inside Story on t...
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 279 ratings — published 2000 — 8 editions
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ontembare paarden / het gla...
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2009
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“Things usually work out in the end."
"What if they don't?"
"That just means you haven't come to the end yet.”
Jeannette Walls, The Glass Castle

“When people kill themselves, they think they're ending the pain, but all they're doing is passing it on to those they leave behind.”
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“Most important thing in life is learning how to fall.”
Jeannette Walls, Half Broke Horses

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