Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Dear Dearly Departed” as Want to Read:
Dear Dearly Departed
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Dear Dearly Departed

it was amazing 5.0  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Poetry. "The elegy, the lament, the love gone wrong of DEAR DEARLY DEPARTED makes me feel sad and yet it is so beautifully written, so wry, my sadness is full of hope"--Juliana Spahr. "DEAR DEARLY DEPARTED makes an entire world of gestures, all necessarily incomplete. Consisting of letters, this innovative reinterpretation of epistolary conventions demonstrates the ...more
Paperback, 72 pages
Published July 21st 2008 by Palm Press (first published 2008)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Dear Dearly Departed, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Dear Dearly Departed

Community Reviews

(showing 1-16)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Jun 17, 2009 Stephanie rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Witty, heartbroken correspondent manages to carry readers through the text riding inside one thousand bubbles of all sizes, all at once. Delightful reading and highly recommended. Wouldn't you like to be broken into a million bits for a little while? It's fun and it makes you cry.
Jun 16, 2013 Elizabeth rated it it was amazing
Dear Dearly Departed is tender and smart. made me feel heartbroken, anxious, and in love all at once. the perfect fix for your spring fever.
kevin eckhoff
kevin eckhoff rated it it was amazing
Jul 26, 2014
Oct 21, 2014 Carrie rated it it was amazing
So Goth.
Julia Drescher
Julia Drescher rated it it was amazing
Jul 31, 2008
Mathew rated it it was amazing
May 12, 2009
Michelle rated it it was amazing
Aug 03, 2008
Insert Blanc
Insert Blanc rated it it was amazing
Apr 27, 2013
Randa marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2008
JSA Lowe
JSA Lowe marked it as to-read
May 09, 2013
Clayborn marked it as to-read
Sep 30, 2013
Waqia marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2014
Zelinsky marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2015
abcdefg marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2016
Sonia Allison
Sonia Allison marked it as to-read
Jun 10, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book