The Year of Magical Thinking

Written By Joan Didion
The Year of Magical Thinking
  • Publsiher : Fourth Estate
  • Release : 13 May 2021
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
  • Pages : 62 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 3838 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Year of Magical Thinking by author: Joan Didion which was release on 13 May 2021 and published by Fourth Estate with total page 62 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. A one-woman play based on the author's memoir with the same title, which recounts her grieving the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and, later the same year, their only daughter.

The Year of Magical Thinking

The Year of Magical Thinking
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Fourth Estate
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : A one-woman play based on the author's memoir with the same title, which recounts her grieving the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and, later the same year, their only daughter....

The Year of Magical Thinking The Play

The Year of Magical Thinking  The Play
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2009-04-02
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : In this dramatic adaptation of her award-winning, bestselling memoir, Joan Didion transforms the story of the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and their only daughter into a stunning and powerful one-woman play. “This happened on December 30, 2003. That may seem a while ago but it won’t when it ...

A Cool Customer

A Cool Customer
  • Author : Jacob Bacharach
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-02-20
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : Literary Nonfiction. Essay. Reading Joan Didion's iconic memoir The Year of Magical Thinking, Jacob Bacharach's thoughts are never far from his brother, Nate, who died of an opioid addiction. Although he tries to be a "a cool customer" like Didion, he finds Nate's story breaking through the text, stirring memories ...

Ready Reference Treatise The Year of Magical Thinking

Ready Reference Treatise  The Year of Magical Thinking
  • Author : Raja Sharma
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2021-05-13
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Quicklet on The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

Quicklet on The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
  • Author : Courtney Crisp
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release Date : 2011-12-20
  • Total pages : 44
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : Quicklets: Learn more. Read less. The Year of Magical Thinking documents the painful year of 2004 in author Joan Didion's life as she deals with the death of her husband John and the serious illness of her daughter Quintana. It's her most critically aclaimed book to date, earning her the National ...

Reading Joan Didion

Reading Joan Didion
  • Author : Lynn Marie Houston,William V. Lombardi
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 159
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : This book is a compelling reference guide for book clubs on the work of Joan Didion, with summaries of her major works and discussion questions. * Discussion questions on Joan Didion's works, literary movements, and literary analysis * An exhaustive bibliography of additional writings about Didion as well as similar authors and ...

Blue Nights

Blue Nights
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : A New York Times Notable Book and National Bestseller From one of our most powerful writers, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Richly textured with memories from her own childhood and married life with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new book by ...

The White Album

The White Album
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2017-05-09
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : New York Times Bestseller: An “elegant” mosaic of trenchant observations on the late sixties and seventies from the author of Slouching Towards Bethlehem (The New Yorker). In this landmark essay collection, Joan Didion brilliantly interweaves her own “bad dreams” with those of a nation confronting the dark underside of 1960s ...

Magical Thinking in Severe Grief Reactions

Magical Thinking in Severe Grief Reactions
  • Author : Christian Lönneker
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-08
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : Christian Lönneker systematically explores the phenomenon of magical thinking in the context of severe grief reactions focusing on intrusive forms reported by bereaved individuals seeking professional support. The author succeeds in proposing a comprehensive definition of magical thinking and a rationale for its association with grief based on various ...

South and West

South and West
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : National Bestseller Joan Didion has always kept notebooks—of overheard dialogue, interviews, drafts of essays, copies of articles. Here are two extended excerpts from notebooks she kept in the 1970s; read together, they form a piercing view of the American political and cultural landscape. *One of the Best Books of ...

Joan Didion

Joan Didion
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : Collection of essays on the work of the American writer, Joan Didion (born in 1944). Also includes a number of interviews with her....

Sentimental Journeys

Sentimental Journeys
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 319
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : In this latest foray into the ailing American psyche, Joan Didion takes her scalpel to inauthenticity and dogma, and lays bare the discrepancies between urban realities and the images peddled by America's attendant quack doctors. Like its great predecessors, 'Slouching Towards Bethlehem' and 'The White Album', 'Sentimental Journeys' is a ...

Little Matches

Little Matches
  • Author : Maryanne O'Hara
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-04-20
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : In the vein of The Year of Magical Thinking and Beautiful Boy, an emotionally raw and inspiring memoir that illuminates a mother’s grief over the loss of her adult child and considers the hope of soulful connections that transcend the boundary of life and death. When their only child ...

Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Slouching Towards Bethlehem
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2017-03-21
  • Total pages : 361
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : The “dazzling” and essential portrayal of 1960s America from the author of South and West and The Year of Magical Thinking (The New York Times). Capturing the tumultuous landscape of the United States, and in particular California, during a pivotal era of social change, the first work of nonfiction from ...

Miami

Miami
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Granta
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 9780007270743
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Summary : A portrait of the pastel city and its darker secrets....