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Missing A Memoir by Cornelia Spelman


Missing A Memoir by Cornelia Spelman

Acclaimed children's book author Cornelia Maude Spelman's memoir of her family springs from a meeting and subsequent friendship with the late, legendary New Yorker editor William Maxwell. A profoundly loving yet honest elegy, Missing is, like the woman it memorialises, complex and beautiful.

About the Author

Cornelia Maude Spelman is a writer, an artist, and a former social worker. She is the author of picture books for children, includinga series called The Way I Feel, which has been translated into seven languages.

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Publication date

15th January 2011


Cornelia Spelman

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Northwestern University Press


176 pages


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