EPILOGUE: A MEMOIR , ex-Park Avenue girl, ex-beatnik, ex-many other things too complicated to list here, loves big parties, summers at the beach, grandchildren, seeks interesting man for dinner and a movie.
Anne Roiphe was not quite seventy years old when her husband of nearly forty years unexpectedly passed away...
THE THINGS THAT NEED DOING: A MEMOIR I whispered. “We’re in this together. You and me. You’re not alone. You hear me? You are not alone.”
5:38 p.m. It was the precise moment Sean Manning was born and the time each year that his mother wished him happy birthday. But just before he turned twenty-seven, their tradition collaps..
ALMOST INTERESTING: THE MEMOIR from the actor, comedian andSaturday Night Livealumni.
David Spade is best known for his harsh "Hollywood" Minute Sketches onSNL, his starring roles in movies likeTommy BoyandJoe Dirt, and his seven-year stint as Dennis Finch on the seriesJust Shoot Me. Now, with a wit as dry as the weather in hi..
WAITING TO BE HEARD: A MEMOIR ar old college coed Amanda Knox left Seattle to study abroad in Perugia, Italy for one year. But that November 1, her life was shattered when her roommate, British student Meredith Kercher, was murdered in their apartment. Five days later, Amanda was taken into custody and charged by the Italian pol..
MY MOTHER WAS NUTS: A MEMOIR l as the director of Big and A League of Their Own. What they don’t know is her trailblazing career was a happy accident. In this funny and intimate memoir, Penny takes us from the stage of The Jackie Gleason Show in 1955 to Hollywood’s star- studded sets, offering up some hilarious detours alon..
DAY DRUNK BLUES: A MEMOIR IN G : A Memoir in G" is a 60 page typewritten collection of stories, poems, sentences that aren't part of anything, frustrated button pushing, drawings, and comics, all rolled into one little softcover volume. It's a creative book for creative people: the first page urges the readers to write their own ..
ECHOES OF HEARTSOUNDS: A MEMOIR OF HEALING om to recovery, "Echoes of Heartsounds" is one woman s harrowing but triumphant journey into and out of the cardiac ward It begins late one afternoon in her kitchen. There is no collapse, no massive pain. Just a slight fluttering sensation in her chest, then chills, and finally, nausea. Probably not..
APPRENTICE IN BLACK STOCKINGS: AN AUSTRALIAN NURSING MEMOIR he reader into the spotless hospital wards, strictly overseen by the Ward Sister; the operating theatres that are the masculine domain of the doctors; and the nurses' home where camaraderie builds among the young women. The pleasures the nurses find on their days off and the exciting offerings of a ..
MAKE ME A MOTHER: A MEMOIR memoirist Susanne Antonetta adopts an infant from Seoul, South Korea. After meeting their six-month-old son, Jin, at the airport—an incident made memorable when Susanne, so eager to meet her son, is chased down by security—Susanne and her husband learn lessons common to all parents, such as the..
THE OASIS: A MEMOIR OF LOVE AND SURVIVAL IN A CONCENTRATION CAMP dovich first met during World War II in the Dachau 3b camp. Mirek, a freedom fighter in the Czech underground, saved Blanka's life by distracting the authorities when she forgot to use her fake identity, assumed so she could leave Auschwitz. Though the men and women were not segregated, the punishme..