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Why be happy when you could be normal?

Author: Jeanette Winterson
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This memoir is a tough-minded search for belonging, for love, an identity, a home, and a mother by the author of "Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit"--Winner of the Whitbread First Novel award and the inspiration behind the award-winning BBC television adaptation "Oranges."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiography
Named Person: Jeanette Winterson; Jeanette Winterson; Jeanette Winterson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanette Winterson
ISBN: 0802120105 9780802120106
OCLC Number: 771942079
Description: 230 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The wrong crib --
My advice to anybody is : get born --
In the beginning was the word --
The trouble with a book ... --
At home --
Church --
Accrington --
The apocalypse --
English literature A-Z --
This is the road --
Art and lies --
Intermission --
The night sea voyage --
This appointment takes place in the past --
Strange meeting --
The wound --
Coda.
Responsibility: Jeanette Winterson.

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This memoir is a tough-minded search for belonging, for love, an identity, a home, and a mother by the author of "Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit"--Winner of the Whitbread First Novel award and the inspiration behind the award-winning BBC television adaptation "Oranges."

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