"Christine Ebersole! She created and inhabited a role utterly, deeply and completely. It was mystical. You know the part where she almost leaves, you think she might actually do it? I did not breathe. The silence in the audience told you no one was breathing. Just extraordinary."
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.