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Logical family

Armistead Maupin

Logical family

a memoir

by Armistead Maupin

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Authors,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArmistead Maupin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.A878 Z46 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 pages
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26929873M
    ISBN 100062391224
    ISBN 109780062391223, 9780062821263
    LC Control Number2017033520
    OCLC/WorldCa1004769227

    Logical Family is a must readMary Karr In this long-awaited memoir, the beloved author of the bestselling Tales of the City series chronicles his odyssey from the old South to freewheeling San Francisco, and his evolution from curious youth to ground-breaking writer and gay rights pioneer.   Logical Family A Memoir (Book): Maupin, Armistead: A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family. Maupin is one of America's finest storytellersNeil Gaiman I fell in love with Maupin's effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling. Logical Family is a must readMary Karr In this long-awaited memoir, the beloved.

      Logical Family A Memoir (Book): Maupin, Armistead: "The long-awaited memoir from the beloved author of the bestselling Tales of the City series. 'Sooner or later, no matter where in the world we live, we have to venture beyond our biological family to find our logical one, the one that actually makes sense for us. We have to, if we are to live without squandering our lives.'--from Logical. Logical Family A Memoir (Book): Maupin, Armistead: A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family. Maupin is one of America's finest storytellersNeil Gaiman I fell in love with Maupin's effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling. Logical Family is a must readMary Karr In this long-awaited memoir, the beloved.

      Armistead Maupin finished writing his bold memoir, Logical Family, months ago. He couldn’t have foreseen just how relevant his searing reflections on growing up in the deeply conservative, racially divided South would be. In Logical Family, Maupin, a longtime LGBTQ rights advocate and the author of the groundbreaking series Tales of the City, lays bare his own struggles with.   Logical Family A Memoir (Book): Maupin, Armistead: Baker & TaylorThe best-selling author of the Tales of the City series chronicles his odyssey from the old South to freewheeling San Francisco, a personal journey that shaped his evolution from a curious youth to a ground-breaking writer and gay rights pioneer. 75, first COLLA book for any of us, gay or straight, who .


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"Master storyteller Armistead Maupin — the man who defined the difference between 'a biological family' and 'a logical family,' who is both gifted with fearless art and the ability to speak for millions — finally tells his own story.

Logical Family is a sweet, filthy peach of a memoir from a cultural explosion of a man.". KIRKUS REVIEW. Friends, lovers, and a few celebrities form the author’s logical, though not biological, family.

Fans of Maupin’s stories of gay life in San Francisco (The Days of Anna Madrigal,etc.) will find some familiar themes in this warm memoir.

The son of a racist, homophobic conservative, the author grew up hiding his homosexuality. Logical Family is a must read.” — Mary Karr “Engaging and revelatory, Maupin’s memoir is a delight, punctuating a distinguished career in letters.” — San Francisco Chronicle “A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family.

Logical Family gives selflessly of such heartrending experience as it journeys through Maupin’s life. In learning of his bone-chilling fear of being.

Logical Family is a sweet, filthy peach of a memoir from a cultural explosion of a man" (Caitlin Moran) "A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family.

Maupin is one of America’s finest storytellers, and the story of his life is a story as fascinating, as delightful and as compulsive as any of the tales he has made up for us."/5().

Rick Whitaker’s books include Assuming the Position: A Memoir of Hustling. Logical Family is published by Doubleday. To order a copy for £17 (RRP £20) go to rdian Author: Rick Whitaker. “Armistead Maupin's new memoir, Logical Family, tells the story of his life with the same humor and grace that have made his Tales of the City series so beloved.

Fans will delight in reading about the inspirations for Barbary Lane and its inhabitants, but readers who are brand new to Maupin will also fall in love. Maupin is one of America's finest storytellers, and the story of his life is a story as fascinating, as delightful and as compulsive as any of the tales he has made up for us." - Neil Gaiman "I fell in love with Maupin's effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling.

Logical Family is a must read.". "A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family. Maupin is one of America's finest storytellers."—Neil Gaiman "I fell in love with Maupin's effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling.

Logical Family is a must read."—Mary Karr. Logical Family is a must read."—Mary Karr In this long-awaited memoir, the beloved author of the bestselling Tales of the City series chronicles his odyssey from the old South to freewheeling San Francisco, and his evolution from curious youth to ground-breaking writer and gay rights pioneer.

In the late 70's, I wanted nothing more than to move to San Francisco. Armistead Maupin's books gave me a familiarity with The City that eased the transition when I finally arrived in Logical Family filled in some of the back story, and allowed me to relive some of.

Logical Family: A Memoir is a memoir by author Armistead the book, Maupin recounts growing up as a young conservative in the Southeastern United States and becoming a gay writer in San Francisco, California.

ReferencesPublisher: HarperCollins. Logical Family is a must read.” - Mary Karr “Engaging and revelatory, Maupin’s memoir is a delight, punctuating a distinguished career in letters.” - San Francisco Chronicle “A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family.

• Logical Family: A Memoir by Armistead Maupin is published by Doubleday (£20). To order a copy for £17 go to or call. ‎"A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family. Maupin is one of America’s finest storytellers."—Neil Gaiman "I fell in love with Maupin’s effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling.

Logical Family is a must rea /5(39). In Logical Family Maupin not only chronicles his life but also the time where there was a pivotal transition in the awareness and acceptance/non-acceptance of sexual identity.

He was actively involved at a time where AIDS was epidemic, Rock Hudson's sexuality was questionable, Harvey Milk was murdered, and Anita Bryant was on her anti-gay crusade.

Logical Family A Memoir (Book): Maupin, Armistead: "The long-awaited memoir from the beloved author of the bestselling Tales of the City series. 'Sooner or later, no matter where in the world we live, we have to venture beyond our biological family to find our logical one, the one that actually makes sense for us.Book reviews.

Logical Family Armistead Maupin Review by Kelly Blewett. Octo Armistead Maupin is revered for his marvelous newspaper column Tales of the City, which ran in San Francisco papers during the s and ’80s. Like a carnal version of a 19th-century novel, this column followed the fictional exploits of characters that.