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CONSTELLATIONS : reflections from life.

Author: SINAD GLEESON
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] MARINER Books, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"These brilliant essays read as if Gleeson has made a vow to her readers to illuminate what it means to live in a human body--for better or for worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health--all the days of her life. Come for the dark jokes and existential dread. Stay for the beauty and tenderness."<br /> --Jenny Offill, author of Weather <br /><br /> "Nimbly written, balletic in style,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: SINAD GLEESON
ISBN: 0358213037 9780358213031
OCLC Number: 1105153061

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"These brilliant essays read as if Gleeson has made a vow to her readers to illuminate what it means to live in a human body--for better or for worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health--all the days of her life. Come for the dark jokes and existential dread. Stay for the beauty and tenderness."<br /> --Jenny Offill, author of Weather <br /><br /> "Nimbly written, balletic in style, heartfelt, spirited, and thoughtful, Sinǎd Gleeson's Constellations is a powerful, inspiring gift to readers everywhere."<br /> --Jami Attenberg, author of All This Could Be Yours <br /><br /> A #1 Irish bestseller, Sinǎd Gleeson's essays chronicle--in crystalline, tender, powerful prose--life in a body as it goes through sickness, health, motherhood, and love of all kinds.

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