Lucky That Way
Rediscovering My Father's World
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Missouri Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $19.95|
| Book Description: |
Lucky That Way, a nuanced, richly engaging memoir, chronicles the joys and tribulations of a daughter who rediscovers her father as he nears the end of his life. Ernie Gerhardt, an artist and teacher, is largely estranged from his five children, but when he suffers a debilitating stroke, his daughter Pamela must fly to Las Vegas to tend to him. When she arrives to find Ernie newly and shockingly fragile, she is hit by an unexpected wave of tenderness. Pamela Gerhardt's...