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Author Patchett, Ann, author.
Title This is the story of a happy marriage / Ann Patchett.
Published New York, NY : Harper, [2013]
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 Floor4  PS3566.A7756 Z46 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description x, 306 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Contents Nonfiction, an introduction -- How to read a Christmas story -- The getaway car : a practical memoir about writing and life -- The sacrament of divorce -- The Paris match -- This dog's life -- The best seat in the house -- My road to Hell was paved -- Tennessee -- On responsibility -- The wall -- Fact vs. fiction -- My life in sales -- "The love between the two women is not normal" -- The right to read -- Do not disturb -- Introduction to "The Best American Short Stories 2006" -- Love sustained -- The bookstore strikes back -- This is the story of a happy marriage -- Our deluge, drop by drop -- Dog without end -- The mercies.
Summary Ann Patchett, author of State of Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto, examines her deepest commitments-- to writing, family, friends, dogs, books, and her husband-- creating a resonant portrait of her life.
Subject Patchett, Ann.
Patchett, Ann -- Family.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
ISBN 0062236679 hardcover
9780062236678 hardcover
0062320386 international ed.
9780062320384 international ed.
0062292463 signed ed.
9780062292469 signed ed.
OCLC number 857776359