By Frank McCourt (1930-2009)
"Angela's Ashes is a memoir by Irish-American author Frank McCourt and tells the story of his childhood in Brooklyn and Ireland. It was published in 1996 and won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography."
(Above taken from here).
My Nan had this one given to her, and was listening to it recently. I heard a bit and asked if I could have a listen. It turned out to be a pretty good book. A sort of sad autobiography, but well written, I think.