Angela's Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt
Angela’s Ashes is a memoir by Irish-American author Frank McCourt and tells the story of his childhood in Brooklyn and Ireland. It was published in 1996 and won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography.
The 193rd greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 26th on Koen Book Distributors Top 100 Books of the Past Century (themodernnovel.com)
- - 36th on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
- - Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography (Pulitzer Prize)
- - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))