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Life"s Chance

by George Henry Somerset Walpole

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Published by E.P. Dutton .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23442497M
OCLC/WorldCa6410903

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“Jonathan Evison is a ridiculously gifted storyteller: racing, breathless, and vibrant with his prose, hungry for personal truths, and clearly in love with the world around us all. That compassion and those writerly charms are deeply felt in This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!, an irresistible, inventive novel full of important ideas about how we live our lives as parents, children, partners. Riley Chance is an Illinois schoolboy when a neighbor's suicide sets off odd sensations in him: a knowledge of what death truly means (which he shouldn't be expected to have at his age); an aversion to black-and-white photos; an unplaceable memory connected to dirigibles. His later life then proceeds raggedly, brought to crisis by the Vietnam War: he goes to Canada to dodge the draft.


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Jonathan Evison is the author of four previous novels, including  All About Lulu,  West of Here,  The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving, and  This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance. He lives with his wife and family in Washington State. Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission/5(). “Evison’s rollicking novel is a close-up up of the life of year-old Harriet Chance, whose Alaskan cruise highlights include indulging in endless seafood buffets, acquiring touristy tribal knickknackery, and discovering the secret of her deceased husband’s decades-long affair with her best friend.”  —O, The Oprah Magazine/5().

Jonathan Evison is the New York Times Bestselling author of All About Lulu, West of Here, The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving, This is Your Life, Harriet Chance!, and Lawn Boy.

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Her life was “the whole women’s movement in a nutshell,” as one colleague said. On that Friday when the earth moved in Alaska, Chance more than met her moment. Paul Auster’s Novel of Chance. living only through the lives of others. But if the book were an interesting one, perhaps it wouldn’t be so bad.

He could get caught up in the story, so to. Slice of New York life. 1 in 2, Odds of being fatally pushed in front of a subway train in a year. Odds a birth in New York will be Cesarean: 1 in   The one constant in “This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!” is Evison’s brutal honesty.

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Sure, life might seem ruthless and unfair at times, but not always. Some people literally get a second chance to live, while others find a new love. We just have to learn to recognize and appreciate a new chance when it’s given to us.All life is a chance.

The man " - Dale Carnegie quotes from "Take a chance! All life is a chance. good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. Mark Twain. Dale Carnegie Quotes. View the list As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.Welcome to Second Chance Books & Comics.

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