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Boy, Lost by Kristina Olsson

Reviewed by
July–August 2013, no. 353
Missing childhood

Boy, Lost

by Kristina Olsson

University of Queensland, Press $29.95 pb, 258 pp, 9780702249532

Boy, Lost by Kristina Olsson

Reviewed by
July–August 2013, no. 353

Boy, Lost is a sad and shocking memoir, unique in particulars but not in broad outline. Domestic violence and psychological sadism lie at its heart.

Missing childhood

Boy, Lost

by Kristina Olsson

University of Queensland, Press $29.95 pb, 258 pp, 9780702249532