The Anti-Romantic Child

af Priscilla Gilman
Lydbog
9t 22m Oplæst af Priscilla Gilman

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“ TheAnti-Romantic Child is remarkable. This haunting and lyrical memoir will bean invaluable and heartening guide to all who find themselves in similarsituations and indeed anyone confronting an unforeseen challenge.” —MarieBrenner, writer for Vanity Fair andauthor of Apples and Oranges With an emotionally resonant combination of memoirand literature, Wordsworth scholar Priscilla Gilman recounts the challenges ofraising a son with hyperlexia, a developmentaldisorder neurologically counterpoint to dyslexia. Gilman explores thecomplexities of our hopes and expectations for our children and ourselves. Withluminous prose and a searing, personal story evocative of A Year of MagicalThinking and A Year of Reading Proust , Gilman’s The Anti-RomanticChild is an unforgettable exploration of what happens when we lean toembrace the unexpected.

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Bogtype
Lydbog
Forlag
HarperCollins
ISBN
9780061994005
Oplæst af
Priscilla Gilman

Genrer
Biografi: generelt
Selvbiografi: generelt
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