The Resource After the fire: : a memoir in poetry and prose, J.A. Jance, (eaudio)

After the fire: : a memoir in poetry and prose, J.A. Jance, (eaudio)

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After the fire: : a memoir in poetry and prose
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After the fire:
Title remainder
a memoir in poetry and prose
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J.A. Jance
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Language
eng
Summary
New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance's heartrending collection of poetry and essays recounts a dark chapter of her own life, her first marriage to an alcoholic-a powerful look at the emotional cost of addiction and an inspiring story of courage and triumph in the wake of crushing defeat Before she found fame as a bestselling mystery author, Judith Jance wrestled with the anguish of being married to an alcoholic. For years she channeled her pain into words, composing the poems in this moving volume, first published in 1984, a year before her debut novel. In searing and direct language, After the Fire chronicles the collapse of Jance's first marriage under the weight of her husband's addiction-and her own unwitting denial and codependence while she struggled to find herself. "I will not be the price of your redemption," she wrote then. "I will not pay my life to ransom yours." An intimate, deeply personal look into a wrenching time in Jance's life, After the Fire is a portrait of addiction and its insidious effects on lives and love. It illuminates universal truths about unbearable loss and finding the courage to carry on, and offers inspiration and profound insight into the heart and work of a beloved bestselling author
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Midwest
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Jance, Judith A
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811/.6
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other
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  • Jance, J. A.
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  • Jance, Judith A
  • American poetry
  • Women
  • American poetry
  • Alcoholics
  • Codependency
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adult
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After the fire: : a memoir in poetry and prose, J.A. Jance, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 49 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780062324009
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MWT11586454
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11586454
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After the fire: : a memoir in poetry and prose, J.A. Jance, (eaudio)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 49 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062324009
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11586454
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11586454
System control number
MWT11586454
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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