One True Thing: A Novel (Google eBook)

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Random House LLC, Sep 1, 2010 - Fiction - 320 pages
36 Reviews
A mother.  A daughter.  A shattering choice.

From Anna Quindlen, bestselling author of Black and Blue, comes a novel of life, love and everyday acts of mercy.

"A triumph."
--San Francisco Chronicle


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I love Anna Quindlan's writing. - Goodreads
Enjoyable narrative and beautiful descriptive prose. - Goodreads
She paints very vivid word pictures. - Goodreads
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User Review  - ☮Karen - Goodreads

I just love Anna Quindlen. She understands life, she understands death, grieving, and our complex human emotions. And her writing is perfection; beautiful enough to bring me to tears. Quindlen had me ... Read full review

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User Review  - Margaret - Goodreads

Seldom at a loss for words, I find myself incapable of doing this book justice in any review I might give. It touched upon so many feelings and experiences that I went through when I found myself ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

ANNA QUINDLEN  is the author of five novels (Blessings, Object Lessons, One True Thing, Black and Blue, Rise and Shine), and six nonfiction books (Being Perfect, Loud & Clear, A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Living Out Loud, Thinking Out Loud, How Reading Changed My Life). She has also written two children's books (The Tree That Came to Stay, Happily Ever After). Her New York Times column "Public and Private" won the Pulitzer Prize in 1992. Her column now appears every other week in Newsweek.


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