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Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
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Fire in the Blood by Irène Némirovsky
Fire in the Blood
by Irène Némirovsky
read in September, 2011
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Captivating. A story of rural France before the outbreak of WW2
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Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson
Out Stealing Horses
by Per Petterson
read in September, 2011
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A gripping personal tale, with subtle insights into human behavior.
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
by William Kamkwamba (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2011
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Divisadero by Michael Ondaatje
Divisadero
by Michael Ondaatje
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Tinkers by Paul Harding
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Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
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The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
The Secret Life of Bees
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The Genesis of BREAKUP, my book. (Biographies & Memoirs)
1 chapters   —   updated Jul 25, 2010 12:44AM
Description: The story of how my intimate divorce journal became a book. All two thousand pages of a journal I kept at the time of my divorce lay for years in a friend's garage in London. In July 2005 I decided to resurrect the journal as a book. But it took a lot of cutting, a lot of sweat, and no small measure of emotional turmoil to bring it through to publication.
MY PARTICULAR CASE (Biographies & Memoirs)
1 chapters   —   updated Feb 28, 2010 01:21AM
Description: This piece, written recently, describes and explains the profound impact my divorce had on me. The full story is told in my memoir BREAKUP:enduring divorce.
616 Memoirs and Biographies We Love — 1229 members — last activity Sep 27, 2014 02:24PM
A place to share memoirs, biographies, autobiographies (and maybe even fiction-based-in-reality) that you have enjoyed!
21251 Memoirs on Adversity — 195 members — last activity Sep 21, 2014 08:08PM
This is a group for people who enjoy reading memoirs/biographies/autobiographies about people who have overcome great adversity in their lifetime.
12497 Sexuality, Adultery & Divorce — 9 members — last activity Feb 12, 2010 10:56AM
Whatever is on your mind be it sexuality, adultery, or divorce. Exploring? Recovering from a broken heart? Dealing with divorce? Navigating through tu...more
15771 Psychotherapy — 52 members — last activity Jan 31, 2012 12:44PM
Write in any language you prefer; just write. It is not a group for "psychotherapy" alone. It is a group for "psycho" "therapy" through any thing you...more
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