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Author: Anna Quindlen
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this irresistible memoir, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author writes about her life and the lives of women today, looking back and ahead--and celebrating it all--as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all that stuff in our closets, and more.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Memoirs
Named Person: Anna Quindlen; Anna Quindlen; Anna Quindlen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Quindlen
ISBN: 9781400069347 1400069343 9780679604006 0679604006
OCLC Number: 795011551
Notes: Subtitle from dustjacket.
Description: xiii, 182 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : life in the fifties --
pt. 1. The laboratory of life ; Next of kin ; Girlfriends --
pt. 2. The wisdom of why. Generations ; Near miss ; Mirror, mirror ; Solitude --
pt. 3. The element of surprise. The little stories we tell ourselves ; Older ; Push ; Expectations --
pt. 4. The be-all and end-all. Faith ; Step aside ; Mortality ; To be continued.
Responsibility: Anna Quindlen.

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In this irresistible memoir, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author writes about her life and the lives of women today, looking back and ahead--and celebrating it all--as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all that stuff in our closets, and more.

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