Easter Everywhere by Darcey Steinke
A Memoir

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In this critically beloved and piercing memoir, Darcey Steinke, a minister's daughter, recounts her lifelong struggle to find religion. Though wide-eyed and accepting as a girl, Steinke left the faith in her teenage years; scene by breathtaking scene, she vividly describes the angst, embarrassment, uncertainty, and joy of her decades of on-and-off piety. Emotional, wise, and beautifully crafted, Easter Everywhere is a rare literary accomplishment, a feat of storytelling and personal insight.

About Darcey Steinke

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Darcey Steinke is also the author of the novels Up Through the Water and Suicide Blonde. Her journalism has appeared in Spin, George, The Guardian (London), Artforum, and The Village Voice.
Published December 1, 2008 by Bloomsbury USA. 242 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction

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A scrappy kid with a violent stutter, novelist Steinke (Milk ; Suicide Blonde ) is the oldest child of an aloof Lutheran minist

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In her memoir, Darcey Steinke traces her misery to spiritual rootlessness.

Apr 22 2007 | Read Full Review of Easter Everywhere: A Memoir

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