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My Life as a Silent Movie : a Novel.

Author: Jesse Lee Kercheval
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2013.
Series: Break away books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After losing her husband and daughter in an auto accident, 42-year-old Emma flies to Paris, discovers she has a twin brother whose existence she had not known about, and learns that her birth parents weren't the Americans who raised her, but a White Russian film star of the 1920s and a French Stalinist. A story about identity and the shaping function of art, My Life as a Silent Movie presents a vividly rendered  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kercheval, Jesse Lee.
My Life as a Silent Movie : A Novel.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jesse Lee Kercheval
ISBN: 9780253010254 025301025X
OCLC Number: 856870630
Description: 1 online resource (220 pages).
Series Title: Break away books.

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After losing her husband and daughter in an auto accident, 42-year-old Emma flies to Paris, discovers she has a twin brother whose existence she had not known about, and learns that her birth parents weren't the Americans who raised her, but a White Russian film star of the 1920s and a French Stalinist. A story about identity and the shaping function of art, My Life as a Silent Movie presents a vividly rendered world and poses provocative questions on the relationship of art to life.

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