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Book Information: Big Storm Knocked it Over, a

Big Storm Knocked it Over, a (1993) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

The novel explores marriage and friendship, motherhood and careers, as experienced by a cast of delightful idiosyncratic Manhattanites.

Original title: A Big Storm Knocked it Over
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionEccentric People

Edition #1: Big Storm Knocked it Over, a

Big Storm Knocked it Over, a (1993)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A funny, touching novel." The New Yorker
  • "The comic tale of a woman whose marriage and pregnancy in the thirtysomething years alter her landscape." Newsday
  • "From the first sentences of Laurie Colwin's A Big Storm Knocked It Over, beguiling words and an engaging ambience combine to seduce us." Washington Post Book World
  • "She was utterly fearless in writing about happiness...The novel makes the idea of happy endings for decent people seem entirely plausible, almost inevitable, no small feat for a writer these days and no small pleasure for a reader." New York Times
  • "Laurie Colwin was a writer with a tough mind, an enormous talent and an even larger heart: the best kind...Her last and most touching work." Boston Globe
  • "If anyone wrote eloquently and magnificently about affairs of the heart, it was Laurie Colwin." San Francisco Chronicle
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Big Storm Knocked it Over, a (1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 0060170190
Pages: 259

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