About the book
Tragic, funny and utterly unsentimental, Christine Dwyer Hickey’s “Tatty” is a devastating, affecting journey into the mind of a child. With the brutal clarity and touching honesty of a child, “Tatty” tells the story of her alcoholic family. The result is a stunning portrait of a disintegrating family and the child lost within it.
Reviewed by Goodworth Clatford WI Reading Group:
Sad, moody, believable, depressing. Would have liked to know more about the author – background? autobiography? Easy to read
Star rating: ***