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Khush
Mar 11, 2018 rated it it was amazing
It is a wonderful memoir. Dom Moraes writes about his privileged childhood, his travels with his parents within India and abroad, his loneliness being an only child, and his obsession with books. However, he wrote a great deal about the 'madness' of his mother and how it affected him for so long. There were many scenes in which he described intense closeness with his mother, and there were moments when 'madness' took over her and she would become hostile and cold toward him.

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Sarad Pradhan
This is one of first autographical books of Dom. Help to understand literature, Dom, his family-mom and dad Frank Moraes- one time editor of Indian Express.
Saswati
Okay,BOring !!!
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Jun 13, 2012 rated it it was amazing
one of the best memoirs i've ever read!
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