Sleepless Nights

Sleepless Nights

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by Elizabeth Hardwick
     
 

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In Sleepless Nights a woman looks back on her life—the parade of people, the shifting background of place—and assembles a scrapbook of memories, reflections, portraits, letters, wishes, and dreams. An inspired fusion of fact and invention, this beautifully realized, hard-bitten, lyrical book is not only Elizabeth Hardwick's finest fiction but one of

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In Sleepless Nights a woman looks back on her life—the parade of people, the shifting background of place—and assembles a scrapbook of memories, reflections, portraits, letters, wishes, and dreams. An inspired fusion of fact and invention, this beautifully realized, hard-bitten, lyrical book is not only Elizabeth Hardwick's finest fiction but one of the outstanding contributions to American literature of the last fifty years.

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Charles Mcgrath
....[S]ubtle and beautiful novel. -- The New York Times Books of the Century

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ISBN-13:
9780940322721
Publisher:
New York Review Books
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Series:
New York Review Books Classics Series
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
131,526
Product dimensions:
5.02(w) x 7.94(h) x 0.40(d)

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