A Girl Named Zippy

Ebook $11.99

Broadway Books | Jun 18, 2002 | 240 Pages | ISBN 9780767913102

  • Paperback$15.00

    Broadway Books | Sep 03, 2002 | 304 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780767915052

  • Ebook$11.99

    Broadway Books | Jun 18, 2002 | 240 Pages | ISBN 9780767913102

Praise

"Almost dreamlike in some of [her] elusive storytelling, [Kimmel] pulls off a feat that’s harder than it looks: write for adults from a child’s perspective . . . Zippy’s parents must have done something right to produce a girl who could write such a simple and lovely book."
USA Today

"A Girl Named Zippy seems to be about the cleverest . . . memoir ever. [Kimmel is] a born storyteller . . . I imagine everyone in the world would be grateful for Kimmel’s book."
Orlando Sentinel

"Very engaging, funny . . . it could be a cheerier version of the Leechfield, Texas, Mary Karr chronicled in The Liar’s Club, if drunks never got ugly and if fathers never took a belt to their kids."
Hartford Courant

"Delightfully wry (and sometimes laugh-out-loud-funny)."
Indianapolis Star

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