- ISBN: 9780307739780 (pbk.) :
- Physical Description: viii, 336 p. ; 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed.
- Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2013.
|General Note:|| If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Crossing to safety -- Appointment in Samarra -- Seventy verses on emptiness -- Marjorie Morningstar -- The hobbit -- Daily strength for daily needs -- The people of the book -- "I am sorrow" -- The uncommon reader -- The lizard cage -- Brat Farrar -- Continental drift -- The painted veil -- Murder in the cathedral -- Wherever you go, there you are -- Kokoro -- The price of salt -- The reluctant fundamentalist -- The year of magical thinking -- Olive Kitteridge -- Girls like us -- Suite franȧise -- The bite of the mango -- The elegance of the hedgehog -- The girl with the dragon tattoo -- Brooklyn -- My father's tears -- Too much happiness.
|Summary, etc.:|| The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.
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