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The Resource Before I go, Catherine Cookson

Before I go, Catherine Cookson

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Before I go
Title
Before I go
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Cookson
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A story of talent, good humor and determination. Known for the wit of her writing, Catherine Cookson was the UK's most widely read novelist during her lifetime. When her Estate discovered this never-before-published memoir in the attic of her home, it was an astonishing find. "Before I Go" is the definitive story of her life, in the author's own candid words. While Cookson had authored previous autobiographies, none have truly touched, upon the tragedy and personal anguish she experienced until now. For the first time, she reveals the worst years of her life--her constant battles with illness and a series of devastating miscarriages, the damaging jealousy of her friend and her struggle to be taken seriously as a writer. But what shines through most is her strength in the face of adversity, her deep love for her husband, Tom, the solace she found in her art and her unmistakable character. "Before I Go" is an inspiring story of resilience and a must for any Cookson fan."--back cover
Biography type
autobiography
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Cookson, Catherine
Dewey number
B COOKSON
Illustrations
illustrations
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Cookson, Catherine
  • Women and literature
  • Novelists, English
  • Working class
  • Women and literature
Label
Before I go, Catherine Cookson
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9781612184210
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Before I go, Catherine Cookson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9781612184210
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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