Laurie Halse Anderson
THE IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY A family struggles to hold itself together in the wake of war.Hayley Kincain and her father, Andy, a decorated veteran, have returned to their small upstate New York hometown after years of unschooling and long-haul trucking. Ostensibly, they're back so Hayley can have a typical senior year of high school, but it's clear that Andy's untreated PTSD has made it impossible for him to make a living as
Review: The Impossible Knife of Memory Laurie Halse Anderson explores the legacy of trauma in THE IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY. You might say that Laurie Halse Anderson has been exploring the effects of trauma during her entire writing career. Her 1999 debut novel, SPEAK, explored the aftereffects of sexual assault in one girl's life. Now, in her new novel, THE IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY, Anderson considers the wider reaches of trauma ...
Great book almost couldn't put it down till the end
:) Love this book
Amazing I just couldn't put the book down
Pretty good I wanted a little more at the end but overall pretty good.