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My life as a silent movie : a novel

Author: Jesse Lee Kercheval
Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2013] ©2013
Series: Break away books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After her husband and daughter are killed, Emma goes to Paris where she discovers that she has a twin brother and that her birth parents were a Russian silent move star and a French Stalinist, as she searches for identity and closure.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jesse Lee Kercheval
ISBN: 9780253010247 0253010241
OCLC Number: 812509009
Description: 206 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Break away books.
Responsibility: Jesse Lee Kercheval.

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Presents a vividly rendered world and poses provocative questions on the relationship of art to life.  Read more...

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"In this sharply drawn chronicle of grief, a woman reassembles her identity through her father's art and her brother's tenuous offer of a new life... Kercheval delves deeply into the rawest of Read more...

 
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