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The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
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Feb 09, 2008

it was amazing
bookshelves: bio-diary-memoir, read-in-2008, 5-stars, favoritos, women-writers
Recommended for: everyone in the west
Read in February, 2008

Fabulous. I think magical thinking is a normal reaction to losing a loved one. But Didion conveys her grief and these willful tricks of the mind with such lucidity and candor, and such sanity, that the story is exceptional.
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Laura Hi Sarah,
I am reading this right now. It's stunning.

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