A Girl's Life: Horses, Boys, Weddings, and Luck

A Girl's Life: Horses, Boys, Weddings, and Luck

by Marianne Gingher

Paperback(Large Print)

$29.99

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780753152201
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
Publication date: 01/28/2002
Series: Isis Softcover Series
Edition description: Large Print
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.18(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Born on Guam, Marianne Gingher grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina, where she still lives. Director of the Creative Writing Program and assistant professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, she is the author of Bobby Rex’s Greatest Hit; Teen Angel; and How to Have a Happy Childhood—a psalm to childhood’s dawdling pleasures.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxiii
Sanctuary
A Hard Place to Get To3
Help15
The Yellow Rose23
Melissa's Shot39
Escape Artists43
Truths and Grit
I Was Impeached55
White Girl's Burden63
Kinds of Trouble81
My First Marriage101
Horses and Boys105
The Rodeo Parade129
Becky's Accident145
Metaphors and Pies
The Heartfelt Home161
Why I Did Not Go to Syracuse169
At Home in Snow183
Medium Cool197
Wedding Music209

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