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The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion

Label
The year of magical thinking
Title
The year of magical thinking
Statement of responsibility
Joan Didion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From one of America's iconic writers, a portrait of a marriage and a life -- in good times and bad -- that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. A stunning book of electric honesty and passion
Summary
An autobiographical portrait of marriage and motherhood by the acclaimed author details her struggle to come to terms with life and death, illness, sanity, personal upheaval, and grief
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
Biography type
autobiography
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162682
Cataloging source
SALS
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Didion, Joan
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Didion, Joan
  • Dunne, John Gregory
  • Didion, Joan
  • Didion, Joan
  • Dunne
  • Critically ill
  • Grief
  • Novelists, American
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Journalists
  • Novelists, American
  • Widows
  • Women journalists
  • Widows
  • Journalists
Target audience
general
Label
The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005
Control code
000040996337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780007216857
System control number
(OCoLC)228372473
Label
The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005
Control code
000040996337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780007216857
System control number
(OCoLC)228372473

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