I Want to Thank My Brain for Remembering Me

I Want to Thank My Brain for Remembering Me

by Jimmy Breslin

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Nonfiction Large Print Edition His memoir is as tough as the streets of New York, and as sensitive as a poet in search of the truth. starred, Publishers Weekly Call it a miracle, fate, pure luck, or just another day in the city, but in 1994 Jimmy Breslin narrowly escaped death after doctors discovered an aneurysm in his brain that could have burst and killed him at any moment. Opting to try a risky surgical procedure and surviving prompted him to take stock of his remarkable life. From his rocky childhood in Queens to his legendary career as a reporter and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, this is the unforgettable memoir of a man confronting mortality as he assesses the meaning and measure of his life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316118798
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication date: 09/01/1997
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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