The Longest Trip Home A Memoir kindle ê Hardcover read ↠ john grogan

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The Longest Trip Home A Memoir kindle ê Hardcover read ↠ john grogan Ë Meet the GrogansBefore there was Marley there was a gleefully mischievous boy navigating his way through the seismic social upheaval of the 1960s On the one side were his loving but comically traditional parents whose expectatiMeet the GrogansBefore there was Marley there was a gleefully mischievous boy navigating his way through the seismic social upheaval of the 1960s On the one side were his loving but comically traditional parents whose expectations were clear John Grogan has written another best selling book This time instead of stealing the hearts of his readers with a lovableadventurous mutt Grogan stole the hearts of his readers by writing about his family The story of his childhood and growing up in a strict Catholic family made me laugh and the struggles of his parents late in life made me cry Anyone who grew up in a strict Catholic family can see their own family on these pages You will relate to the parents wanting the best for their children You will cheer the adventures of the children as they attempt to forge their own identities and their own beliefs In summary this book was about love and admiration a father for his son and the son for his father Though they saw things through different eyes the loves they had for each other poured out of this book I enjoyed reading this book and had a very difficult time putting it down and I was sorry when I reached the end I can't wait to see what John Grogan writes next

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On the other were his neighborhood pals and all the misdeeds that followed The young John tried to straddle these two worlds the spectacularly and hilariously he failed Told with Grogan's trademark humor and affection The Longest Trip Home is this book really touched me i laughed and i cried it was a true spiritual experience for me i grew up in a very catholic family and had many similar memories john grogans portrayal of his father was truly a labor of love the catholic church is not perfect but this devout catholic man was the church to his family i want to have that kind of faith and peace

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The Longest Trip Home A MemoirThe story of one son's journey into adulthood to claim his place in the world It is a story of faith and reconciliation breaking away and finding the way home again and learning in the end that a family's love will triumph over its differenc This delightfully readable book had me doing a lot of self reflection about religion and parenting I especially enjoyed the memories it elicited of my own upbringing as I am near the age of the author