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THE COST OF LIVING: : LIVING AUTOBIOGRAPHY 2

THE COST OF LIVING: : LIVING AUTOBIOGRAPHY 2

LEVY, DEBORAH

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PENGUIN UK
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English fiction books
ISBN:
978-0-241-97756-9
Colección:
Living Autobiography
Idioma:
Castellano
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A GUARDIAN BEST BOOK OF THE 21ST

CENTURYWINNER OF THE PRIX FEMINA ETRANGER 2020

Following on from the critically acclaimed "Things I Don't Want to Know", discover the powerful second memoir in Deborah Levy's essential three-part 'Living Autobiography'. 'I can't think of any writer aside from Virginia Woolf who writes better about what it is to be a woman' Observer


'Life falls apart. We try to get a grip and hold it together.

And then we realise we don't want to hold it together . . .' The final instalment in Deborah Levy's critically acclaimed 'Living Autobiography', Real Estate, is available now.

'I just haven't stopped reading it . . .

it talks so beautifully about being a woman' Billie Piper on BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs'It is the story of every woman throughout history who has expended her love and labour on making a home that turns out to serve the needs of everyone except herself. Wonderful' Guardian 'Wise, subtle and ironic, Levy's every sentence is a masterpiece of clarity and poise . .

. a brilliant writer' Daily Telegraph 'A graceful and lyrical rumination on the questions, "What is a woman for? What should a woman be?"' Tatler 'Extraordinary and beautiful, suffused with wit and razor-sharp insights' Financial Times

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