Too Close to the Falls: A Memoir

Author(s): Catherine Gildiner


Cathy is rarely out of trouble whether it's asking why seeing Elvis below the waist is a sin, stabbing the school bully with a compass, breaking through police cordons to interview the Tuscadora Indians or swapping holy water for vodka to test the local priest's alcoholism. She even delivers Nembutal to a sleazy Marilyn Monroe who promptly makes an assignation with Roy.


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Shortlisted for YoungMinds Book Award 2003.

Catherine McClure Gildiner has her PhD in psychology and is in private practice in Toronto. She writes an advice column for Chatelaine magazine and publishes articles in various newspapers and magazines. She has been married for thirty years and has three sons. Too Close To The Falls is her first book.

General Fields

  • : 9780007152834
  • : HarperCollins Publishers
  • : Flamingo
  • : July 2003
  • : 197mm X 130mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Catherine Gildiner
  • : Paperback
  • : 2003
  • : 150.92
  • : 368
  • : Biography & autobiography: general; Psychology
  • : 13 b/w illus, With index