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Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life

Author: Yiyun Li
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Yiyun Li's searing personal story of hospitalizations for depression and thoughts of suicide is interlaced with reflections on the solace and affirmations of life and personhood that Li found in reading the journals, diaries, and fiction of other writers: William Trevor, Katherine Mansfield, and more"--
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Autobiographies
Biography
Nonfiction
Named Person: Yiyun Li; Yiyun Li
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yiyun Li
ISBN: 9780399589096 0399589090
OCLC Number: 949639535
Description: 208 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Dear friend, from my life I write to you in your life --
Amongst people --
Memory is a melodrama from which no one is exempt --
Two lives --
Amongst characters --
To speak is to blunder but I venture --
Either/or : a chorus of miscellany --
Reading William Trevor.
Responsibility: Yiyun Li.

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"Yiyun Li's searing personal story of hospitalizations for depression and thoughts of suicide is interlaced with reflections on the solace and affirmations of life and personhood that Li found in reading the journals, diaries, and fiction of other writers: William Trevor, Katherine Mansfield, and more"--

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