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Home Life: A Journey Through Rooms and Recollections

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This remarkable literary debut is at once an evocative, lyrical memoir and a meditation on the meaning of home -- as the author reflects on her continuing search to find "my own haven, my own right place" in the world.Using spaces she has called home -- a Victorian house on the Atlantic sea-coast, a cramped college dorm, a sunlit Los Angeles house, a Parisian garret, a ...more
Hardcover, 174 pages
Published September 1st 1997 by Simon & Schuster
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This is a marvelous book for all of us nomadic types obsessed with home and place. Beautifully written.
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This book made me start thinking about the different rooms I have lived in and what meaning they all had to me.
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