I'll Give You Something to Cry About

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Elizabeth Acker

Narrated By: Elizabeth Acker

Publisher: Authors Republic

Date: July 2017

Duration: 14 hours 51 minutes


In I'll Give You Something to Cry About, Elizabeth Acker gives a stunning account of growing up under the abusive control of an emotionally and mentally ill mother. Elizabeth is forced to become estranged from her father and struggles alone to create hope and meaning for her life while serving her mother like a slave. This book is a true account of a daughter's struggle to survive a mother with paranoia, schizophrenia, and manic depression.


  • Tanya G

    In general it was an interesting story, but needed a bit more focus on her being an adult and her relationships with mother and father as an adult once the mothers disorders were diagnosed. The narration was terrible unfortunately, a combination of tinny and normal announcing noise, and the incorrect emphasis on what would be commas and full stops is a little irritating, not to mention words such as ‘boyses room’ and ‘you guyses’....