An Abbreviated Life

An Abbreviated Life

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“Sometimes, a child is born to a parent who can’t be a parent, and, like a seedling in the shade, has to grow toward a distant sun. Ariel Leve’s spare and powerful memoir will remind us that family isn’t everything—kindness and nurturing are.” 

—Gloria Steinem

Ariel Leve grew up in Manhattan with an eccentric mother she describes as “a poet, an artist, a selfappointed troublemaker and attention seeker.” Leve learned to become her own parent, taking… (more)

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It is about understanding and recovery, and about looking back in order to take the first step forward.

Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (June 14, 2016)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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