Book Review: Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?
October 25, 2017
Roz Chast’s book Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant chronicles her experiences as a daughter and caregiver for her aging parents. Her drawings and text are both funny and heart-breaking. Known for her cartoons in the New Yorker, Chast touches on the dilemma of having a difficult mother and a passive father, and their family relationship as both parents age, decline and approach death.
Click here to read the NYTimes Book Review : https://www.nytimes.com/2014/
Click here to listen to Terri Gross interview Roz Chast about her book, Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant : http://www.npr.org/2014/12/30/