Free spirit : growing up on the road and off the grid
Safran, Joshua.

Free spirit : growing up on the road and off the grid

Safran, Joshua.


Physical Description
viii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Tells the harrowing, yet wryly funny story of Safran's childhood chasing the perfect life off the grid--and how he and his mother survived the imperfect one they found instead. More than just a coming-of age story, "Free Spirit" is a journey of the spirit, as Safran reconnects with his Jewish roots; a tale of overcoming adversity; and a captivating read about a childhood unlike any other.

Personal Subject
Safran, Joshua-Childhood and youth.
Safran, Joshua-Family.
Safran, Joshua-Travel-United States.

Subject Term
Coming of age -- United States -- Case studies.
Mothers and sons -- United States -- Case studies.
Children of abused wives -- United States -- Biography.
Family violence -- United States -- Case studies.
Counterculture -- United States -- Case studies.

Geographic Term
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography.


Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York : Hyperion, [2013]

Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookBIOGRAPHY SAFR32530607434006Main JCPLAdult Nonfiction Area