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The Resource I'm looking through you : growing up haunted, Jennifer Finney Boylan

I'm looking through you : growing up haunted, Jennifer Finney Boylan

Label
I'm looking through you : growing up haunted
Title
I'm looking through you
Title remainder
growing up haunted
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Finney Boylan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Jennifer Boylan, creaking stairs, fleeting images in the mirror, and remote whispers were everyday events in the Pennsylvania house she grew up in. But those spirits weren't the only ghosts: Jenny herself--James then--lived in a haunted body, and both her reticent father and her impulsive sister would soon become ghosts to her as well. This book is a candid investigation of what it means to be "haunted." Looking back on the spirits who invaded her family home, Boylan launches a full investigation with the help of an earnest but questionable group of local ghostbusters. Boylan also examines the ways we find connections between the people we once were and the people we become, showing us how love, forgiveness, and humor help us find peace--with our ghosts, with our loved ones, and with the uncanny boundaries, real and imagined, between men and women in our society.--From publisher description
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boylan, Jennifer Finney
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.O914
LC item number
Z474 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boylan, Jennifer Finney
  • Novelists, American
  • Ghosts
Label
I'm looking through you : growing up haunted, Jennifer Finney Boylan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn124075020
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780767921749
Lccn
2007019199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o124075020
  • (OCoLC)124075020
Label
I'm looking through you : growing up haunted, Jennifer Finney Boylan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn124075020
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780767921749
Lccn
2007019199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o124075020
  • (OCoLC)124075020

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