In 1978, at age eighteen, she wrote Possum Living, a frugal-living book that made her briefly famous amid an infamous economy. Then she went off the grid in the most unexpected of ways—she went mainstream. Now Dolly—and her book—are back.
The tale of a teenager who survived a war, lost her entire family, fled two continents and wound up in Atlanta, where she is helped to find a bright future by an unlikely network of “angels,” including a middle-class family and an indefatigable attorney.
Manipulating numbers, identifying patterns, thinking visually: Do you know where your strengths lie? After struggling, cursing, and tweezing her way through 28 rigorous aptitude tests, Paige Williams discovered a few talents she never knew she had.