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Author LinkQuindlen, Anna.
Title LinkLots of candles, plenty of cake : [a memoir of a woman’s life] / Anna Quindlen.
Edition Random House trade pbk. ed.
Imprint New York : Random House, 2013.
Description xiii, 204 p. ;  21 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note Includes a Reader’s Guide with author interview and discussion questions.
Subtitle from cover.
Contents Contents: Introduction : life in the fifties -- pt. 1. The laboratory of life. Stuff ; Next of kin ; Girlfriends -- pt. 2. The wisdom of why. Generations ; Near miss ; Mirror, mirror ; Solitude -- pt. 3. The element of surprise. The little stories we tell ourselves ; Older ; Push ; Expectations -- pt. 4. The be-all and end-all. Faith ; Step aside ; Mortality ; To be continued.
Summary Bestselling author Anna Quindlen writes about her life and the lives of women today, looking back and ahead-- and celebrating it all-- as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all that stuff in our closets, and more.
Per.Sub. LinkQuindlen, Anna.
Subject LinkAuthors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
LinkWomen -- United States -- Biography.
LinkParenting -- United States.

System Number 000671740
ISBN Link0812981669

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