Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

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In her first memoir, award-winning novelist Yiyun Li offers a journey of recovery through literature: a letter from a writer to like-minded readers.

“A meditation on the fact that literature itself lives and gives life.”—Marilynne Robinson, author of Gilead

“What a long way it is from one life to another, yet why write if not for that distance?”

Startlingly original and shining with quiet wisdom, this is a luminous account of a life lived with books. Written… (more)

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What we are witnessing, then, is a struggle to verbalise experiences that for Li naturally resist verbalisation. She remains the scientist, enjoying the precision of dissection, and this provides the satisfaction required to keep going.

Li had accomplished what she had set out to do: She had reached me.

A potent journey of depression that effectively testifies to unbearable pain and the consolation of literature.


Book Details  


Publisher: Random House (February 21, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 6.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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