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The Resource Losing Mum and Pup : a memoir, Christopher Buckley

Losing Mum and Pup : a memoir, Christopher Buckley

Label
Losing Mum and Pup : a memoir
Title
Losing Mum and Pup
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Buckley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bestselling author Buckley's most personal and transcendent work--the tragicomic true story of the year in which he lost both of his parents. The author offers consolation, wit, and warmth to those coping with the death of a mother or father
Summary
Details how the author coped with the passing of his parents, William F. Buckley, Jr., the father of the modern conservative movement, and Patricia Taylor Buckley, one of New York's most colorful socialites, between 2007 and 2008
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304529
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckley, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U3394
LC item number
Z46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buckley, Christopher
  • Authors, American
  • Parents
  • Buckley, William F.
  • Buckley, William F.
Target audience
adult
Label
Losing Mum and Pup : a memoir, Christopher Buckley
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
You're next -- April is the cruelest month -- She's already in heaven -- I guess we can do anything we want to -- That sounded like a fun dinner -- I don't want champagne -- Dude, what's with your Dad? -- You need to get here as quickly as you can -- We're terribly late as it is -- I miss my urine report -- You can imagine how pleased your mother was -- My old man and the sea -- If it weren't for the religious aspect -- I'd do the same for you -- Please not to arrest my dear father -- Blood of the fathers -- That would be a real bore -- Boy, how he'd have loved this -- He's looking much better -- Something I've written for the paper -- A bit much to spring on a lad with a morning head -- There's a Mr. X apparently -- Home is the sailor -- Postlude -- The hunter home from the hill
Control code
ocn263146798
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
251 p.
Isbn
9780446540940
Lccn
2008043532
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)263146798
Label
Losing Mum and Pup : a memoir, Christopher Buckley
Publication
Contents
You're next -- April is the cruelest month -- She's already in heaven -- I guess we can do anything we want to -- That sounded like a fun dinner -- I don't want champagne -- Dude, what's with your Dad? -- You need to get here as quickly as you can -- We're terribly late as it is -- I miss my urine report -- You can imagine how pleased your mother was -- My old man and the sea -- If it weren't for the religious aspect -- I'd do the same for you -- Please not to arrest my dear father -- Blood of the fathers -- That would be a real bore -- Boy, how he'd have loved this -- He's looking much better -- Something I've written for the paper -- A bit much to spring on a lad with a morning head -- There's a Mr. X apparently -- Home is the sailor -- Postlude -- The hunter home from the hill
Control code
ocn263146798
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
251 p.
Isbn
9780446540940
Lccn
2008043532
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)263146798

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