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Enlarged Heart A Personal History

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ISBN-10: 1400077648

ISBN-13: 9781400077649

Edition: 2013

Authors: Cynthia Zarin

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An Enlarged Heart, the exquisitely written prose debut from prize-winning poet Cynthia Zarin, is a poignantly understated exploration of the author’s experiences with love, work, and the surprise of time’s passage. In these intertwined episodes from her New York world and beyond, she charts the shifting and complicated parameters of contemporary life and family in writing that feels nearly fictional in its richness of scene, dialogue, and mood. The writer herself is the marvelously rueful character at the center of these tales, at first a bewildered young woman, navigating the terrain of new jobs and borrowed apartments and the rapidly fading New York of people like Mr. Ferri, the Upper…    
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated
Publication date: 11/5/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Cynthia Zarin's poems appear often inThe New Yorker.She has written three other picture books:Rose and Sebastian; What Do You See When You Shut Your Eyes?;andWallace Hoskins, the Boy Who Grew Down.She and her family live in New York City, where she is an artist-in-residence at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine.