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Author Eggers, Dave.

Title A heartbreaking work of staggering genius / by Dave Eggers.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 2001, c2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    EGGERS,DAV    Available
Edition 1st Vintage books ed.
Description xvii, 437, 48 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2000.
Appendix, inverted at end (p. 1-48), entitled: Mistakes we knew we were making.
Summary A memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simltaneously hilarious and wildily inventive as well as a deeply hearfelt story of the love that holds a family together.
Subject Eggers, Dave.
Parents -- Death -- Psychological aspects.
Brothers -- Biography.
ISBN 0375725784 (pbk.) : $14.00

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