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The stone diaries

Author: Carol Shields
Publisher: Thorndike, Me., USA : G.K. Hall ; Bath, Avon, England : Chivers Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a woman, written to resemble a biography, complete with family photos. The chapter-headings tell the story: "Birth, 1905;" "Childhood, 1916;""Marriage, 1927;" "Love, 1936;" "Motherhood, 1947;""Illness and Decline, 1985;" and, finally, "Death."
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Shields
ISBN: 0783814445 9780783814445 0745131824 9780745131825 0745131832 9780745131832
OCLC Number: 32665480
Notes: Originally published: Viking, 1993.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1995
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1994
Description: 409 pages, [8] pages of plates (large print) : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Carol Shields.

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The story of a woman, written to resemble a biography, complete with family photos. The chapter-headings tell the story: "Birth, 1905;" "Childhood, 1916;""Marriage, 1927;" "Love, 1936;" "Motherhood, 1947;""Illness and Decline, 1985;" and, finally, "Death."

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