By Anne Serling
"Beautifully written. . .I laughed and that i cried. I plan to learn it back as soon as I capture my breath." --Carol Burnett
In this intimate, lyrical memoir approximately her iconic father, Anne Serling unearths the fun-loving dad and relatives guy in the back of the enforcing determine the general public observed internet hosting The Twilight region each week. After his unforeseen, early dying, Anne, simply 20, used to be left shocked. yet via speaking to his acquaintances, poring over outdated correspondence, and recording her adolescence thoughts, Anne not just came upon solace, yet received a deeper realizing of this notable guy. Now she stocks her discoveries, in addition to own pictures, revealing letters, and scenes of his youth, battle years, and their family's time jointly. A tribute to Rod Serling's legacy as a visionary, storyteller, and humanist, As I Knew Him is additionally a relocating testomony to the affection among fathers and daughters.
"A delicate, considerate and intensely own portrait of yank genius Rod Serling." --Alice Hoffman
"Richly informed. . .a haunting memoir approximately grief, creativity, and a father-daughter bond as memorable and magical as any Twilight sector episode." --Caroline Leavitt
"Filled with anecdotes and self-reflection. . .Serling nonetheless casts a large shadow." --Variety
"Lush stories of a striking father and adept research of his work." --Kirkus Reviews
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As I Knew Him: My Dad, Rod Serling by Anne Serling