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Annie's Ghosts



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Combining the power of reportage with the intrigue of mystery, "Annie's Ghosts" explores the nature of self-deception and self-preservation. The result is equal parts memoir and riveting detective story as one son seeks to uncover family secrets.

Table of Contents

Prologue: Spring 1995p. 1
Spring 2000p. 9
Looking for Momp. 27
The Rosetta Stonep. 41
Unlocking the Doorp. 57
Missing Piecesp. 73
Actually Insanep. 91
Welcome to Eloisep. 107
I Am Familyp. 125
Lost and Foundp. 141
Castles in the Airp. 157
The Old Neighborhoodp. 175
The Cigar Laborerp. 191
Invisiblep. 209
One of the Thousandsp. 227
The Ghosts of Radziwillowp. 247
Abandonedp. 265
Dad's Secretp. 281
Uncontoured Illsp. 299
Always the Bridesmaidp. 317
Reinterpretationp. 333
Epiloguep. 351
Family Members and Recurring Figuresp. 359
Author's Notep. 363
Notesp. 365
Acknowledgmentsp. 387
Indexp. 393
Discussion Guidep. 403
An Interviewp. 407
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