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Author Ebershoff, David, author.

Title The Danish girl : a novel / David Ebershoff.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC., 2015.


1 copy being processed for GDL Library Connection Fiction.
Description 270, 16 pages ; 21 cm
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Note Includes a Penguin Readers Group guide.
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2000.
"This is a work of fiction loosely inspired by the story of Lili Elbe and her wife, Gerda." -- Author's note, p. 270.
Summary What do you do when the person you love has to change? It starts with a question, a simple favor asked by a wife of her husband while both are painting in their studio, setting off a transformation neither can anticipate, a transformation that comes to redefine their marriage, and leaves the wife torn between loyalty to her marriage and her own ambitions and desires.
Subject Transgender people -- Fiction.
Marriage -- Fiction.
Artists -- Fiction.
Elbe, Lili, 1882-1931 -- Fiction.
Wegener, Gerda -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780143108399 (paperback)
0143108395 (paperback)

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