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In spite of everything : a memoir

Author: Susan Gregory Thomas
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes how the author, who vowed her children would never suffer the pain she endured during her parents' divorce, was confronted by the realities of her own failed marriage, which compelled her to reevaluate her views about family.
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Biography
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Thomas, Susan Gregory.
In spite of everything.
New York : Random House, ©2011
(DLC) 2010043104
(OCoLC)670375259
Named Person: Susan Gregory Thomas; Susan Gregory Thomas; Susan Gregory Thomas
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Gregory Thomas
ISBN: 9781588369468 1588369463 1299074642 9781299074644
OCLC Number: 759513338
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 208 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
Louder than bombs: childhood --
Kiss them for me: first love --
Say yes: love and marriage --
Alive and kicking: having children --
This must be the place: making a home --
Countdown to Armageddon: marital breakdown --
Everything is coming to a grinding halt: the end of the marriage --
Levitate me: divorce and denoument --
Epilogue: you may find yourself.
Responsibility: Susan Gregory Thomas.

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Thomas delivers a surprisingly funny memoir about a mother's heartbreaking struggle to survive divorce and save her kids from reliving her own damaged childhood.  Read more...

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If you've been through the pain of a divorce or watched one at close range, you may recognize emotions here that you've never seen written down anywhere else .Thomas' deeply felt prose and pitilessly Read more...

 
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