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Author: Lee Smith
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A "book about Smith's process and her life, first as a Southern mountain child and, later, as the parent of a schizophrenic child ... Despite being surrounded by loving family and being blessed with an active imagination, Lee copes with a mentally ill mother. Later, her son's mental illness and early death brings her to the breaking point but she is saved by her writing"--Lois Gross for LibraryReads."--NoveList.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Lee Smith; Lee Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Smith
ISBN: 9781616205027 1616205024
OCLC Number: 911255341
Description: xix, 202 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface: raised to leave --
Dimestore --
Recipe box --
Kindly nervous --
Lady lessons --
Marble cake and moonshine --
Big river --
On Lou's porch --
Lightning storm --
Driving Miss Daisy crazy --
Goodbye to the sunset man --
Blue heaven --
A life in books --
Angels passing --
The little locksmith.
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A "book about Smith's process and her life, first as a Southern mountain child and, later, as the parent of a schizophrenic child ... Despite being surrounded by loving family and being blessed with an active imagination, Lee copes with a mentally ill mother. Later, her son's mental illness and early death brings her to the breaking point but she is saved by her writing"--Lois Gross for LibraryReads."--NoveList.

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