Voted The #1 "Dysfunctional-Family Literary Gem"
"Dazzling. A darkly comedic style that recalls David Sedaris or Joan Rivers. It's Bachrach's ear and eye for language that makes her voice distinct and haunting."
"The tale of Lola's instability alone would earn this book a prize spot among the ever-growing genre of crazy-mother memoirs. But this one also has a can-you-believe-it twist straight out of daytime TV...."
"Nancy Bachrach never thought her memoir, The Center of the Universe, would be published while her mother was alive. Under those circumstances, 'you say the unsay-able,' she said...."