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Pages: 272
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Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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A keenly observed and irresistibly funny memoir about literary New York in the late nineties, a pre-digital world on the cusp of vanishing. Now a major motion picture starring Sigourney Weaver and Margaret Qualley After leaving graduate school to pursue her dream of becoming a poet, Joanna Rakoff takes a
A Fortunate Age
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Joanna Rakoff
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Anne Edelstein
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-07 - Publisher: Red Hen Press

“[The author] tells the story of how her mother’s unexpected death forced her to come to terms with a tragic family past . . . A poignantly candid memoir.” —Kirkus Reviews When Anne Edelstein was forty-two, her mother, a capable swimmer in good health, drowned while snorkeling in the Great
The Catcher in the Rye and Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Keith Dromm, Heather Salter
Categories: Literary Criticism
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A Fortunate Age
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Joanna Rakoff
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Living in crumbling Brooklyn apartments, holding down jobs as actors and writers and eschewing the middle-class sensibilities of their parents, graduates of the prestigious Oberlin College, Lil, Beth, Sadie, Emily, Dave and Tal believe they can have it all. When the group come together to celebrate a marriage,anything seems possible.