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Name All the Animals: A Memoir

By: Alison Smith

Price: $3.49

Publisher: Scribner: 2004-01-27

Seller ID: 029719

ISBN: 0743255224

Condition: Used: Very Good


Very Good + Condition. Binding tight, pages clean. Remainder mark at bottom edge of pages (not visible at surface page). Light wear to head and tail of Dust Jacket's spine. Lovely copy! View more info

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Name All the Animals: A Memoir

By: Smith, Alison

Price: $3.71

Publisher: Scribner: 2005-02-22

Seller ID: 054672

ISBN: 0743255232

Condition: Used: Very Good


A luminous, true story, "Name All the Animals" is an unparalleled account of grief and secret love: the tale of a family clinging to the memory of a lost child, and of a young woman struggling to define herself in the wake of his loss. As children, siblings Alison and Roy Smith were so close that their mother called them by one name, Alroy. But when Alison was fifteen, she woke one day to learn that Roy, eighteen, was dead. Heartbreaking but hopeful, this extraordinary memoir explores the after-math of Roy's death: his parents' enduring romance, the faith of a deeply religious community, ... View more info