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Lillian on life

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Smart, poignant, funny, and totally original, Lillian on Life is as fresh and surprising as fiction gets. This is the story of Lillian, a single woman reflecting on her choices and imagining her future. Born in the Midwest in the 1930s; Lillian lives, loves, and works in Europe in the fifties and early sixties; she settles in New York and pursues the great love of her life in the sixties and seventies. Now it's the early nineties, and she's taking stock. Throughout her life, walking the unpaved road between traditional and modern choices for women, Lillian grapples with parental disappointment and societal expectations, wins and loses in love, and develops her own brand of wisdom. Lillian on Life lifts the skin off the beautiful, stylish product of an era to reveal the confused, hot-blooded woman underneath.
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Full title lillian on life
Author lester alison jean
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Last Update 2018-05-24 23:14:15PM
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subject_facet Autobiographical memory -- Fiction, Large type books, Life change events -- Fiction, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Middle-aged women -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, American, Reminiscing -- Fiction
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title_full Lillian on Life, Lillian on life / Alison Jean Lester, Lillian on life [text (large print)] / Alison Jean Lester
title_short Lillian on life
topic_facet Autobiographical memory, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Large type books, Life change events, Literature, Man-woman relationships, Middle-aged women, Psychological fiction, American, Reminiscing