A Year in the Life

Sometimes referred to as "annualism," many memoirs document the details of ONE very special year in their lives or an experiment they performed, here are some of them.
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Comments Showing 1-8 of 8 (8 new)

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message 1: by Connie (new)

Connie Thanks for starting this list, the spending a year doing something and then writing a book about it has been popular lately. It's nice to have the books listed together. There are quite a few here I have never heard of.


message 2: by Jessica (new)

Jessica Haider a few of these are works of fiction (not memoirs) : Year of Wonders and My Year of Meats are both fiction.


message 3: by Lea (new)

Lea This is a really cool interesting list! I've wanted to read some of these for a while and it was great to go through a good list of them and get straight which ones I wanted to read.


message 4: by Berfu (new)

Berfu This is a great list! :) Is there a way to save this list as a reference down the road?

Thanks!


message 5: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl Jessica wrote: "a few of these are works of fiction (not memoirs) : Year of Wonders and My Year of Meats are both fiction."

Deleted.


message 6: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl Deleted A Year Down Yonder which is fiction.


message 7: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl Deleted The Year of the Rat which is fiction.


message 8: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl Technically Two Years Before the Mast: A Sailor's Life at Sea is two years, not one...


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