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This is the story of a happy marriage / Ann Patchett.

Patchett, Ann. (Author). Patchett, Ann. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062282873 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperAudio, 2013.

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General Note:
Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Ann Patchett.
Summary, etc.:
Blending literature and memoir, Ann Patchett, author of State of Wonder and Bel Canto examines her deepest commitments: to writing, family, friends, dogs, books, and her husband in This is the Story of a Happy Marriage. Together these essays, previously published in The Atlantic, Harper's, Vogue, and the Washington Post, form a resonant portrait of a life lived with loyalty and with love.This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage takes us into the very real world of Ann Patchett's life. Stretching from her childhood to the present day, from a disastrous early marriage to a later happy one, it covers a multitude of topics, including relationships with family and friends, and charts the hard work and joy of writing, and the unexpected thrill of opening a bookstore.As she shares stories of the people, places, ideals, and art to which she has remained indelibly committed, Ann Patchett brings into focus the large experiences and small moments that have shaped her as a daughter, wife, and writer.
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 326791 KB).
Subject: > Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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