LORRAINE ROMINGER at Books Inc. Laurel Village

Event has passed (Sun Nov 6, 2016 - Sun Nov 6, 2016)
Books Inc. in Laurel Village
Literary, Author Appearance


Local author Lorraine Rominger discusses her memoir, The Rangity Tango Kids. The Rangity Tango Kids is the story of a fifth-generation, German Catholic farm family in 1950s and 1960s California, narrated by the eldest of 17 grandchildren. Born into a loving, hard-working, highly competitive family, and united by a strong faith, every day was an adventure growing up on a bucolic American farm, a way of life that is rapidly disappearing. The land provided her, her siblings and cousins with a sense of place, an upbringing steeped in rituals and traditions that was in stark contrast with the values and preoccupations of the outside world. When the Rangity Tango Kids' coming-of-age rebellion ran wild, they were often tangled up in the family's strict morals and values. Regardless of the situation or conflict, the kids were surrounded by a swarm of loving relatives who put their arms around them and stuck together, no matter what.


  1. Books Inc. in Laurel Village
    3515 California Street, San Francisco, CA

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