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Are You Happy?: A Childhood Remembered

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3.4 out of 5
Based on 13 Ratings and 10 Reviews

Book Description
An elegant dissection of how youthful happiness is lost, by a memoirist of great style and insight.

"The happiness of childhood is existential, not psychological," writes Emily Fox Gordon. Are You Happy? is an evocation of a peculiar and paradoxical kind of happiness-the happiness of an unhappy child. Gordon was a fatty, an academic failure, a schoolyard pariah, a disappointment to her h... More
Book Information
PublisherRiverhead Books
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages256
Publication Date03/16/2006
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About Emily Fox Gordon (Author) : Emily Fox Gordon is a published author. Published credits of Emily Fox Gordon include Are You Happy?: A Childhood Remembered, Book of days.(writing personal essays versus memoirs) : An article from: A... more
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