Nine memoir summaries and my next project

I recently finished a huge slew of memoirs, and posted 9 of the summaries:

Open: An Autobiography, by Andre Agassi
My Life & Battles, by Jack Johnson
The Godfather Papers, by Mario Puzo
This Boy’s Life, by Tobias Wolfe
How To Make Love Like a Porn Star, by Jenna Jameson
The Duke of Deception, by Geoffrey Wolfe
Born Standing Up, by Steve Martin
The Dirt, by Motley Crue and Neil Strauss
The Rock Says…, by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Book Summary: The Duke of Deception


The Duke of Deception

by Geoffrey Wolfe
Vintage (February 19, 1990)

Tucker’s Rating: 7.5 / 10

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What’s it about?: The childhood memoir of author Geoffrey Wolfe, mainly detailing his relationship with his father. [Interesting note: Geoffrey is the brother of Tobias Wolfe, who wrote This Boy’s Life, which is about Geoffrey’s mother. I would read both as a pair.]