Orphaned on the age of 9, Mikey Cuddihy left the U.S. to board at an experimental British school. A brilliant and intense memoir of coming of age amidst the unraveling social scan of the past due 1960s.
When Mikey Cuddihy was once orphaned on the age of 9, her lifestyles exploded. She and her siblings have been despatched from long island to board at experimental Summerhill institution, in England, and deserted there. The surroundings was once idyllic, classes have been not obligatory, students made the principles. Joan Baez visited and taught Mikey guitar. The past due sixties have been in complete swing, yet with overall freedom got here risk. Mikey navigated this unusual international of permissiveness and forget, forging an identification nearly in defiance of it.
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