The Resource Why be happy when you could be normal?
- Why be happy when you could be normal?
- Statement of responsibility
- Jeanette Winterson
- trueWinterson, Jeanette, 1959- -- Childhood and youth
- trueLife stories -- Relationships | Family
- Lesbians -- Biography
- trueFamily and Relationships -- Parenting
- trueWomen authors -- Biography
- Women authors -- Biography
- trueWinterson, Jeanette, 1959- -- Family
- trueAdult books for young adults
- trueConflict in families
- trueAdopted children -- England
- trueAdult children of dysfunctional families -- Biography
- trueLesbians -- Great Britain -- Biography
- trueManchester, England
- trueBirthparents -- Identification
- Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-
- trueAutobiographies and memoirs
- trueAdoptees -- Identity
- trueAuthors, English -- 20th century -- Biography
- In 1985 Jeanette Winterson's first novel, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, was published. It tells the story of a young girl adopted by Pentecostal parents. The girl is supposed to grow up and be a missionary. Instead she falls in love with a woman. Disaster
- Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Memoir/Biography
- Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
- New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
- ALA Notable Book, 2013
- Biography type
- Cataloging source
- Dewey number
- no index present
- Literary form
- non fiction
- Target audience
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