Among Other Things, I've Taken Up Smoking

Among Other Things, I’ve Taken Up Smoking

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Paperback
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$15.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143113416
  • 272 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

Critically acclaimed by reviewers across the country, Aoibheann Sweeney?s beautifully written debut novel is a story of the profound human need for intimacy. For Miranda, the adolescence spent in her fog-shrouded Maine home has been stark and isolated? alone with her troubled father, a man consumed with his work translating Ovid?s Metamorphoses, her mother mysteriously gone from their lives. Now, having graduated from high school, Miranda?s father arranges for her to stay with old friends in Manhattan, and she embarks on a journey that will open up her father?s past?and her own world?in ways she cannot begin to imagine.
Among Other Things, I've Taken Up Smoking

Among Other Things, I’ve Taken Up Smoking

Aoibheann Sweeney

Awards

Lambda Literary Award – winner
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