The year of magical thinking
(CD Book)

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Contributors
Caruso, Barbara Narrator
Published
St. Paul, MN : HighBridge
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
4 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 inches.
Status
Northwest Reno Library - Adult Nonfiction - Audiobook Shelf
CD 813.54 DID 2005 UNABRIDGED
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Sparks Library - Adult Nonfiction - Audiobook Shelf
CD 813.54 DID 2005 UNABRIDGED
1 available

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Published
St. Paul, MN : HighBridge
Format
CD Book
Edition
Unabridged.
Language
English
UPC
025024894831

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General Note
Compact disc.
Participants/Performers
Read by Barbara Caruso.
Description
An autobiographical portrait of marriage and motherhood by the acclaimed author details her struggle to come to terms with life and death, illness, sanity, personal upheaval, and grief.
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""Life changes fast. You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends." These were among the first words Joan Didion wrote in January 2004. Her daughter was lying unconscious in an intensive care unit, a victim of pneumonia and septic shock. Her husband, John Gregory Dunne, was dead. The night before New Year's Eve, while they were sitting down to dinner, he suffered a massive and fatal coronary. The two had lived and worked side by side for nearly 40 years. The weeks and months that followed "cut loose any fixed idea I had about death, about illness, about probability and luck-- about marriage and children and memory-- about the shallowness of sanity, about life itself." In The Year of Magical Thinking, Didion explores with electric honesty and passion a private yet universal experience. Her portrait of a marriage-- and a life, in good times and bad-- will speak directly to anyone who has ever loved a husband, a wife, or a child" -- from publisher's web site.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Didion, J., & Caruso, B. The year of magical thinking (Unabridged.). HighBridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Didion, Joan and Barbara Caruso. The Year of Magical Thinking. HighBridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Didion, Joan and Barbara Caruso. The Year of Magical Thinking HighBridge.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Didion, Joan, and Barbara Caruso. The Year of Magical Thinking Unabridged., HighBridge,

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