Can't we talk about something more pleasant?: A Memoir

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"In her first memoir, Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons, family photos, and documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears, Chast's memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone experiencing the life-altering loss of elderly parents.--
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subject_facet Adult children of aging parents -- Family relationships -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc, Aging parents -- Care -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc, Aging parents -- Family relationships -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs, COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Nonfiction, Cartoonists -- United States -- Biography, Chast, Roz -- Family -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_display Can't we talk about something more pleasant?
title_full Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir, Can't we talk about something more pleasant? / Roz Chast
title_short Can't we talk about something more pleasant?
title_sub A Memoir
topic_facet Adult children of aging parents, Aging parents, Care, Cartoonists, Chast, Roz, Comic and Graphic Books, Family, Family relationships, Fiction