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Publisher Comments:

Ilene Gingy Beckerman's beloved and bestselling book has been adapted for the stage by Nora and Delia Ephron. The star-studded Off-Broadway show is receiving rave reviews, as did the book:

Illuminates the experience of an entire generation of women. . . . This small gem of a book is worthy of a Tiffany box. The New York Times Book Review

A memoir every reader will wish to copy in her own size. Glamour

Ilene Beckerman s sleek little memoir . . . strikes a startling chord. . . . Unsettling and oddly powerful. People

Surprisingly poetic. Entertainment Weekly

A] poignant biography. . . . This little book will charm anyone with an interest in style. USA Today

Ilene Beckerman s runaway bestseller articulates something all women know: that our memories are often tied to our favorite clothes. From her Brownie uniform to her Pucci knockoff to her black strapless Rita Hayworth style dress from the Neiman Marcus outlet store, Ilene Beckerman tells us the story of her life.

Synopsis:

In a volume originally intended just for friends, the author reflects on her fortunes and misfortunes through the clothes she has worn, clothes that have expressed her hopes and dreams--from her Brownie uniform to her first maternity dress. Reprint.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781565127678
Publisher:
Algonquin Books
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : General
Author:
Beckerman, Ilene
Subject:
Social Science : Women's Studies - General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
April 2005
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

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Biography » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Womens Studies

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Product details pages Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - English 9781565127678 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In a volume originally intended just for friends, the author reflects on her fortunes and misfortunes through the clothes she has worn, clothes that have expressed her hopes and dreams--from her Brownie uniform to her first maternity dress. Reprint.
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