Now, unfailingly honest, she’s back with a deeply personal, in Tell Me More, and often hilarious examination of the essential phrases that turn the wheel of life. In “i don’t know, ” corrigan wrestles to make peace with uncertainty, whether it’s over invitations that never came or a friend’s agonizing infertility.
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In “no, ” she admires her mother’s ability to set boundaries and her liberating willingness to be unpopular. This book will remind you that you are human—and of the fragile loveliness of being so. Lena Dunham. But that’s just what Kelly Corrigan has set out to do here.
The Middle PlaceHachette Books #ad - At thirty-six, two funny, she had a marriage that worked, active kids, and a weekly newspaper column. Great product! But even as a thriving adult, Kelly still saw herself as the daughter of garrulous Irish-American charmer George Corrigan. But kelly is abruptly shoved into coming-of-age when she finds a lump in her breast--and gets the diagnosis no one wants to hear.
For kelly Corrigan, family is everything. She was living deep within what she calls the Middle Place--"that sliver of time when parenthood and childhood overlap"--comfortably wedged between her adult duties and her parents' care. When george, learns that he has late-stage cancer, too, it is Kelly's turn to take care of the man who had always taken care of her--and to show us a woman who finally takes the leap and grows up.
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Every day she spent with the tanner kids was a day spent reconsidering her relationship with her mother, turning it over in her hands like a shell, straining to hear whatever messages might be trapped in its spiral.
LiftHachette Books #ad - Kelly corrigan best-selling author of The Middle Place. Sold 250, 000 first printing. In lift, corrigan weaves together three true and unforgettable stories of adults willing to experience emotional hazards in exchange for the gratifications of raising children. Lift takes its name from hang gliding, a pursuit that requires flying directly into rough air, because turbulence saves a glider from "sinking out.
For corrigan, this wisdom--that to fly requires chaotic, sometimes even violent passages--becomes a metaphor for all of life's most meaningful endeavors, particularly the great flight that is parenting. No matter when and why this comes to your hands, I want to put down on paper how things started with us.
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Gilead: A NovelPicador #ad - The 2004 pulitzer prize winning novela new york times top-ten book of 2004winner of the national book critics circle Award for FictionA PBS Great American Read selectionNearly 25 years after Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson returns with an intimate tale of three generations, from the Civil War to the 20th century: a story about fathers and sons and the spiritual battles that still rage at America's heart.
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