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Joy enough: a memoir

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display_description"From a bracingly beautiful new voice comes this life-affirming memoir of a daughter making and remaking her life in her mother's image. Sifting gingerly through memories of her late mother, brilliant newcomer Sarah McColl has penned a breathtaking tribute to the joy and pain of loving well. Even as her own marriage splinters, McColl drops everything when her mother is diagnosed with cancer, returning to the family farmhouse and laboring over elaborate meals in the hopes of nourishing her back to health. In a series of vibrant vignettes--lipstick applied, novels read, imperfect cakes baked--McColl reveals a woman of endless charm and infinite love for her unruly brood of children. Mining the dual losses of both her young marriage and her beloved mother, McColl confronts her identity as a woman, walking lightly in the footsteps of the woman who came before her and clinging fast to the joy she left behind. With candor reminiscent of classics like C. S. Lewis's A Grief Observed, Joy Enough offers a story that blooms with life"--
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ils:733759BookBooksFirst edition.EnglishLiveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2019]164 pages ; 22 cm
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subject_facetChildren of cancer patients -- Biography
McColl, Sarah -- Health
Mothers and daughters
title_displayJoy enough : a memoir
title_fullJoy enough : a memoir / Sarah McColl
title_shortJoy enough
title_suba memoir
topic_facetChildren of cancer patients
McColl, Sarah
Mothers and daughters