My House of Memories : An Autobiography Paperback
In this riveting personal story, award-winning,bestselling country musicrecording artist Merle Haggard takesyou on a tour through his house ofmemories, offering a fascinating lookinside his turbulent yet successful life.Merle reveals the true stories about hisbirth and troubled upbringing in a convertedrailroad boxcar.
He recalls the lossof his father when he was nine, after whichhis childhood disobedience transformedinto full-blown delinquency that eventuallylanded him behind the cold walls ofSan Quentin.
He gives tribute to hismother and relives the painful memoryof her death.
He shares the lessons helearned from a life shaped by violence,gambling, and drugs, never shying awayfrom the fact that he continues to pay fordecades of reckless living. And he talksabout the music he loves-how, ultimately,it has defined the man he is.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 20/03/2010
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780062023216