Imperfect Birds

Imperfect BirdsImperfect Birds

by Anne Lamott
Fiction
Riverhead , 2010
Hardcover, 278 pgs
$25.95

Rosie Ferguson moves into later adolescence and those of us who have raised daughters are on the edges of our seats. Mother Elizabeth and step-father James try to navigate these perilous shores seeking to understand and deal with this budding Ivy League physics whiz and the sex, drugs and rock n’ roll vortex that swirls around her.