By Anne Serling
"Beautifully written. . .I laughed and that i cried. I plan to learn it back as soon as I trap my breath." --Carol Burnett
In this intimate, lyrical memoir approximately her iconic father, Anne Serling finds the fun-loving dad and family members guy at the back of the implementing determine the general public observed internet hosting The Twilight quarter each week. After his unforeseen, early demise, Anne, simply 20, used to be left shocked. yet via chatting with his pals, poring over outdated correspondence, and recording her adolescence stories, Anne not just stumbled on solace, yet won a deeper knowing of this notable guy. Now she stocks her discoveries, besides own pictures, revealing letters, and scenes of his formative years, conflict 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 gentle, considerate and intensely own portrait of yankee genius Rod Serling." --Alice Hoffman
"Richly advised. . .a haunting memoir approximately grief, creativity, and a father-daughter bond as memorable and magical as any Twilight quarter episode." --Caroline Leavitt
"Filled with anecdotes and self-reflection. . .Serling nonetheless casts a large shadow." --Variety
"Lush thoughts of a impressive father and adept research of his work." --Kirkus Reviews
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