• 5 Stars,  Book Reviews,  Memoir,  Non-Fiction

    I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

    I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

    I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy is kind of everywhere lately—and rightly so. Between the double-take of a title combined with a stunning cover shot, many readers (including me) couldn’t resist checking it out. I never watched iCarly or Sam & Cat on Nickelodeon and was only peripherally aware of Jennette as a former child star. But you don’t have to be a fan of either show to read the book and connect with it on a deeply emotional level. First, a bevy of content warnings: Jennette grew up as a child star with a narcissist mother who desperately tried to live vicariously through her child’s fame and…