Mary Karr unleashed a revolution with her memoir. The Liar's Club was one of the bestselling books in the New York Times, and was named "Best Book of the Year" by various publications. The author is a professor at the University of Syracuse and has won many awards for her work.
"Wickedly funny and always movingly illuminating, thanks to kick-ass storytelling and a poet's ear." -Oprah.com, on the English-language edition