Far from the tree : a dozen kinds of love / Andrew Solomon
Publication year: 2013
Shelf mark: 306.874
Media class: Book
Genre: LIVING & LEARN
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus
Originally published: New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012
A heavy text that looks at how parents are affected when their children do not meet their expectations of 'normal'. Topics include autism, homosexuality, etc. Read from one point of view, it challenges your own ideas of what it means to be a parent (or child) and what love within a family can look like.