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North of Crazy Audiobook Summary

Imagine a world of Gatsby-esque glamor, opulence, and cultural prestige, of exclusive parties and elegant dinners, of literary luminaries including Somerset Maugham, Daphne du Maurier, Irving Stone, and Theodore Roethke, of Manhattan townhouses and country estates. This is a world where children are raised by nannies, tutors, chauffeurs, gardeners, butlers, maids, and assorted staff, sent off to private schools—and largely ignored by their parents.

Publishing magnate Nelson Doubleday’s daughter, Neltje, was raised to assume her place as a society matron. But beneath a seemingly idyllic childhood, darker currents ran: a colorful but alcoholic father whose absences left holes, a mother incapable of love, a family divided by money and power struggles, and a secret that drove the young woman into emotional isolation.

North of Crazy is her story—written with the same fierce passion, wit, and emotion that drove her off the conventional path to reconstruct her life from base zero. She became an artist, cattle rancher, and entrepreneur.

This program includes a prologue and epilogue read by the author.

,Neltje is an abstract expressionist painter. She has had solo exhibitions at the University of Wyoming Art Museum and the Yellowstone Art Museum among many others, and galleries in Miami, Denver, and Chattanooga. In 2005 she received the Wyoming Governor’s Art Award. She lives in Wyoming.,

“An epic and very personal memoir of riches to rags to spiritual and artistic triumph. Neltje’s life story is profoundly moving–and instructive. A classic, honest, and beautifully written memoir.”–Bill Henderson, editor, Pushcart Prize and author of the memoirs Tower; Cathedral; and All My Dogs
North of Crazy is informative, passionate, compelling and extraordinarily well-written. Neltje’s remarkable story captures and combines her individuality of spirit with a personal journey that will surprise and impress readers, page by page.”–Lee Gutkind, Editor, Creative Nonfiction Magazine

North of Crazy Audiobook Narrator

Patricia Kalember is the narrator of North of Crazy audiobook that was written by Neltje

About the Author(s) of North of Crazy

Neltje is the author of North of Crazy

Neltje is an abstract expressionist painter. She has had solo exhibitions at the University of Wyoming Art Museum and the Yellowstone Art Museum among many others, and galleries in Miami, Denver, and Chattanooga. In 2005 she received the Wyoming Governor’s Art Award. She lives in Wyoming.

North of Crazy Full Details

NarratorPatricia Kalember
Author Neltje
PublisherMPS
Release dateOctober 04, 2016
ISBN9781427284761

Subjects

North of Crazy includes the following subjects: Women The BISAC Subject Code is Biography & Autobiography, Personal Memoirs

Additional info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1427284768. The ISBN-13 is 9781427284761.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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