Priestdaddy: A Memoir

Priestdaddy: A Memoir

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"Consistently alive with feeling. . . Lockwood's prose is cute and dirty and innocent and experienced, Betty Boop in a pas de deux with David Sedaris."

--The New York Times

“You’ll be wowed by Patricia Lockwood’s darkly profane and poetic memoir Priestdaddy.”

Elle Magazine

From Patricia Lockwood—a writer acclaimed for her wildly original voice—a vivid, heartbreakingly funny memoir about balancing identity with family and tradition. 

Father Greg Lockwood… (more)

Editorial reviews (6 reviews)


“Priestdaddy” gives “the conviction that good books sometimes give: that life can be holdable in the hand, examined down to the dog hairs, eaten with the eyes and understood.”

At her very best, Lockwood is antic, deadpan, heartbreaking — and so, so gross.

Lockwood’s prose is cute and dirty and innocent and experienced, Betty Boop in a pas de deux with David Sedaris. When her stuff is good, it is very good.


Book Details  


Publisher: Riverhead (May 02, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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