The Yellow HouseBook - 2019
From Library Staff
This National Book Award winning memoir tells of the struggle of irresistible pull of home towards a place that is no longer habitable, or safe. Broom gives 100 years of history of her family's home set amidst the backdrop of New Orleans.
A memoir about the author's family and their roots in the yellow house in a once prosperous ward of New Orleans. Hurricane Katrina might have erased the house from the map, but it could not destroy the sense of place and home that yellow house gave to the the Broom family.