Madeleine's world: a child's journey from birth to age three

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Houghton Mifflin, Nov 10, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 262 pages
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In this unusual work, the author of The Saskiad explores the changes that occur in his daughter's life from the moment she is born through her third birthday, attempting to put into words her realizations about herself, her life, family, and surroundings. 30,000 first printing. First serial, Granta.

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User Review  - Jennie_103 - LibraryThing

At first glance, you may think, 'how ridiculous, a three year old hasn't have much life yet to have a biography about' but Hall proves you wrong in an amazing way. The first three years of your life ... Read full review

Madeleine's world: a child's journey from birth to age three

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Hall (The Saskiad, LJ 11/1/96) narrates the evolution and growth of his daughter from birth to age three. Through the loving eyes of her father, we see Madeleine's thought patterns and behavior ... Read full review


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About the author (1997)

Besides Brian Hall's latest work, Madeleine's World, his previous writings include two novels, The Saskiad and The Dreamers; two nonfiction books, Stealing from a Deep Place: Travels in Southeastern Europe and the Impossible Country: A Journey Through the Last Days of Yugoslavia; and articles for the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, and Granta. Hall currently lives in Ithaca, New York.

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