The Question and Answer section for The Glass Castle is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Rose Mary was eccentric, artisitic, intelligent, selfish, and self-centered.
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SOME PEOPLE LIKED to make fun of Battle Mountain. A big newspaper out east once held a contest to find the ugliest, most forlorn, most godforsaken town in the whole country, and it declared Battle Mountain the winner. The people who...