Days of Awe

Days of Awe

A Novel

Book - 2015
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"The story of a woman who, in the wake of her best friend's sudden death, must face the crisis in her marriage, the fury of her almost-teenage daughter, and the possibility of opening her cantankerous heart to someone new"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780307268129
Branch Call Number: FICTION FOX 2015
Characteristics: 256 pages ; 22 cm


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Izzy has a totally off-beat way of looking at things. She's smart and snarky. This is smart writing at its best.

September. Izzy is a witty, slightly snarky woman whose world begins to fall apart when her best friend dies in a car accident. I wish Izzy could be my best friend; she would completely charm me with her view of the world: "This was what I loved about being a teacher, back then, when I loved... Read More »

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LPL_KateG Aug 16, 2017

Not since All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews have I experienced such vacillations of emotion - in Days of Awe I was filled with grief, gratitude, laughter, frustration.... sometimes all at once!


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