Judith Guest





Judith Guest

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in Detroit, Michigan, The United States
January 01, 1936

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Average rating: 3.85 · 13,958 ratings · 760 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
Ordinary People
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 13,138 ratings — published 1976 — 36 editions
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Errands
3.37 of 5 stars 3.37 avg rating — 225 ratings — published 1991 — 8 editions
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The Tarnished Eye: A Novel ...
3.24 of 5 stars 3.24 avg rating — 240 ratings — published 2004 — 17 editions
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Second Heaven
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 1982 — 6 editions
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Killing Time in St. Cloud
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2.96 of 5 stars 2.96 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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Ailede Ölmek
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings
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Ice walk
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1.0 of 5 stars 1.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2001 — 2 editions
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Twin Cities Noir
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3.28 of 5 stars 3.28 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2006 — 8 editions
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Writing Down The Bones: Fre...
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 16,448 ratings — published 1986 — 29 editions
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“People who keep stiff upper lips find that it's damn hard to smile.”
Judith Guest, Ordinary People

“Depression is not sobbing and crying and giving vent, it is plain and simple reduction of feeling.”
Judith Guest

“Feeling is not selective, I keep telling you that. You can’t feel pain, you aren’t gonna feel anything else, either.”
Judith Guest, Ordinary People

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