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The Resource Lit : a memoir, Mary Karr

Lit : a memoir, Mary Karr

Label
Lit : a memoir
Title
Lit
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Mary Karr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author reveals how, shortly after giving birth to a child she adored, she drank herself into the same numbness that nearly devoured her charismatic but troubled mother, reaching the brink of suicide before a spiritual awakening led her to sobriety
Summary
The author reveals how, shortly after giving birth to a child she adored, she drank herself into the same numbness that nearly devoured her charismatic but troubled mother, reaching the brink of suicide before a spiritual awakening led her to sobriety
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
autobiography
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329062
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Karr, Mary
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.A6929
LC item number
Z4683 2009b
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Karr, Mary
  • Karr, Mary
  • Karr, Mary
  • Poets, American
  • Recovering alcoholics
  • Mental illness
  • Alcoholism
  • Problem families
  • Texas
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Lit : a memoir, Mary Karr
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn310399121
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
xi, 561 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780061885471
System control number
(OCoLC)310399121
Label
Lit : a memoir, Mary Karr
Publication
Control code
ocn310399121
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
xi, 561 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780061885471
System control number
(OCoLC)310399121

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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