logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden - Joanne Greenberg
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
by: (author)
3.53 235
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden is the story of a sixteen-year-old who retreats from reality into the bondage of a lushly imagined but threatening kingdom, and her slow and painful journey back to sanity.
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden is the story of a sixteen-year-old who retreats from reality into the bondage of a lushly imagined but threatening kingdom, and her slow and painful journey back to sanity.
show less
Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780451160317 (0451160312)
Publisher: Signet
Pages no: 252
Edition language: English
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
Just a book blog
Just a book blog rated it
2.0 I Never Promised You A Rose Garden
A semi-autobiographical book about a sixteen year old schizophrenic girl who lives in her dark imaginary world. Her parents take her to a mental hospital where she stays for three years.
Lee's Library
Lee's Library rated it
5.0 I Never Promised you a Rose Garden
This was a powerful and painful reading experience and not something I would have naturally gravitated to on my own. I chose to read this upon the recommendation of my friend Lisa and I'm very glad I did. I have no idea what the author's history is but she did a marvelous job at getting inside the...
Jenny's Book Bag
Jenny's Book Bag rated it
4.0 I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
I highly recommend this book.
Jenny's Book Bag
Jenny's Book Bag rated it
4.0 I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
I highly recommend this book.
Jules
Jules rated it
This is one of the first books I can remember being utterly fascinated with. I haven't read it in years but I will never forget its impact, all those years ago. It's extremely well done, brutal and raw, beautiful and scary.The Kathleen Quinlan movie doesn't do too bad a job with it, either.
Other editions (26)
Books by Joanne Greenberg
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?