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Author: Alice McDermott
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The story of a Brooklyn-born woman's life - her family, her neighborhood, her daily trials and triumphs - from childhood to old age"--Provided by the publisher.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice McDermott
ISBN: 9780374281090 0374281092
OCLC Number: 827256693
Description: 232 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The story of a Brooklyn-born woman's life --
her family, her neighborhood, her daily trials and triumphs, from childhood to old age. Our first glimpse of Marie is as a child: a girl in glasses waiting on a Brooklyn stoop for her beloved father to come home from work. The moves on to Marie's first heartbreak and her eventual marriage; her brother's brief stint as a Catholic priest, subsequent loss of faith, and eventual breakdown; the Second World War; her parents' deaths; the births and lives of Marie's children; the changing world of her Irish-American enclave in Brooklyn.
Responsibility: Alice McDermott.

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