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The Resource The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion

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
Author
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
  • This stunning autobiographical portrait explores an intensely personal experience of Joan Didion, one of America's iconic writers. Here she tells of her critically ill daughter Quintana, and the sudden death (from a massive coronary) of her husband. Didion attempts to make sense of her feelings during the following months
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Didion, Joan
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Dunne, John Gregory
  • Dunne
  • Didion, Joan
  • Didion, Joan
  • Didion, Joan
  • Widows
  • Women journalists
  • Critically ill
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Grief
Target audience
adult
Label
The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000040996337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
227 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780007216857
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780007216857
  • (Sirsi) i9780007216857
Label
The year of magical thinking, Joan Didion
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000040996337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
227 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780007216857
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780007216857
  • (Sirsi) i9780007216857

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