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

Patchett, Ann, (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780062236678
  • ISBN: 0062236679
  • Description: x, 306 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2013]

Available copies

Current holds

1 current hold with 22 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/PATCHETT (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Bookmobile Adult Nonfiction PS 3566 .A7756 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Farms Adult Nonfiction PS 3566 .A7756 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/18/2014
Beverly Main NEW PS 3566 .A7756 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/13/2014
Danvers New Books PS 3566 A7756 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult New Books NEW B/P294t (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction PS 3566 .A7756 A3 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/11/2014
Marblehead Adult New Biography NEW BIO PATCHETT, ANN 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 08/08/2014
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) Biography 813.54 Patchett (Text to phone) Checked out 08/04/2014
Melrose Quick Picks Table (Lobby) Quick Pick Nonfiction (Text to phone) Checked out 05/27/2014
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Content descriptions

Contents Note: 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.