Dimestore

Dimestore

A Writer's Life

Book - 2016
Average Rating:
3
Rate this:
A "book about Smiths process and her life, first as a Southern mountain child and, later, as the parent of a schizophrenic child...Despite being surrounded by loving family and being blessed with an active imagination, Lee copes with a mentally ill mother. Later, her sons mental illness and early death brings her to the breaking point but she is saved by her writing"--Lois Gross for LibraryReads."--NoveList.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2016
ISBN: 9781616205027
1616205024
Branch Call Number: 813.54 SM618D 2016
Characteristics: xix, 202 pages : illustration ; 22 cm

Opinion


Featured Blogs and Events

LibraryReads Top 10 March 2016

Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month Librarians across the country vote for their favorite newly published books and LibraryReads.org releases the top 10 picks for the month. Subscribe to Tacoma Library’s e-Newsletter service and get the Library Reads picks and more delivered straight to your inbox. Check out the Library Reads picks for March 201… (more)


From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

c
ctkvlk
Mar 08, 2017

As a fellow Hoosier, I enjoyed this romp through small-town life. You can see where the author gets her material: "write what you know!" and I look forward to reading her other books. There is drama, fun and interest in every day life and readers can relate to it!

b
bcgabriel
Oct 12, 2016

Incredibly good!

s
SaturdayLibrarian
May 19, 2016

Great read!

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at TPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top