Burned: A Memoir: An Oprah Magazine Great Read by Louise Nayer

By Louise Nayer

A Memoir Winner of the Wisconsin Library organization Award, 2011.

An Oprah journal nice Read

Louise Nayer illuminates either the emotional depth of loss and the wonderful power that's summoned up for the sake of household. Burned is the tale of a kin stripped to their barest components and held jointly by way of love.

“Your mom and dad have been awesome humans. it sort of feels a miracle that they can have a pretty basic and content material existence after that tragedy.”

—Isabel Allende

“Meticulous and moving... Louise Nayer’s memoir makes a wide assertion approximately human healing.”

—Carl Dennis, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet.

“As a poet and author Louise Nayer has validated herself as a unique voice of her generation.”

—Robert Creeley

“Louise’s superbly crafted tale took nice braveness to jot down. even though it truly is a couple of freak twist of fate and kids separated from their mom and dad, it's finally concerning the highway all of them took to turn into a kin again—the energy to think the reality of what occurred and the energy to hold on.”

—Julia Scheeres, NYT most sensible promoting writer of Jesus Land and 1000 Lives.

“ is gripping memoir is written from either the kid and parent’s standpoint and vividly captures the angst that Louise and her family members persisted due to a sad twist of fate. guide follows the transformation of an awesome relatives made up our minds to heal from a catastrophic event.”

—Charlene Pell, writer and Head of dealing with Forward.

“An awesome book.Heart-wrenching but regularly readable. is booklet is a studying chance approximately every type of trauma.”

—Dr. Anne Benham, Professor of scientific Psychiatry at Stanford University.

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