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The Resource The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs

The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs

Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying
Title
The bright hour
Title remainder
a memoir of living and dying
Statement of responsibility
Nina Riggs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Built on her wildly popular Modern Love column, 'When a Couch is More Than a Couch' (9/23/2016), a breathtaking memoir of living meaningfully with 'death in the room' by the 38 year old great-great-great granddaughter of Ralph Waldo Emerson, mother to two young boys, wife of 16 years, after her terminal cancer diagnosis"--
Summary
Discussing motherhood, marriage, friendship, and the legacy of her great-great-great grandfather, Ralph Waldo Emerson, the author, who has been diagnosed with terminal breast cancer, explores what makes a meaningful life when one has limited time
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10564945
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riggs, Nina
Dewey number
  • 362.19699/4490092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Riggs, Nina
  • Breast
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Life
  • Death
  • Mothers
  • Women poets, American
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of living and dying
Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972214462
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781501169359
Lccn
2017007161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)972214462
Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972214462
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781501169359
Lccn
2017007161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)972214462

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