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Fairyland : a memoir of my father

Author: Alysia Abbott
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A beautiful, vibrant memoir about growing up motherless in 1970s and '80s San Francisco with an openly gay father."--Amazon.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Steve Abbott; Alysia Abbott; Alysia Abbott; Steve Abbott; Alysia Abbott
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alysia Abbott
ISBN: 9780393082524 0393082520 9780393348903 0393348903
OCLC Number: 841051168
Description: xviii, 326 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Fairytales --
Motherless --
Borrowed mothers --
The quake --
Departures --
Return.
Responsibility: Alysia Abbott.
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"Fairyland is [a] daughter's compassionate, clear-eyed reckoning with [the] truths that defined her singular girlhood at the dawn of the gay liberation movement." -- Alexandra Styron - New York Times Read more...

 
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