This is just an insanely entertaining memoir. Running with Scissors is the tale of a crazy, wacky, wild, unbelievable and unenviable childhood. It is beautifully written and hard to set down after you pick it up.
For me, at least, this was a laugh-out-loud kind of memoir. It can also be disturbing, so much so that during a couple of moments while reading the book, I stopped to think, "My God, can anyone see me reading this?" It can be that shocking. After reading it, I wanted to give it to others so I could get their feedback and talk about how crazy the book actually is. While reading it, I often thought to myself, "Are there really people in the world who are… Read more