A memoir in bite-size chunks from the author of the viral Modern Love column "You May Want to Marry My Husband."
" Rosenthal] shines her generous light of humanity on the seemingly humdrum moments of life and shows how delightfully precious they actually are." --The Chicago Sun-Times
How do you conjure a life? Give the truest account of what you saw, felt, learned, loved, strived for? For Amy Krouse Rosenthal, the surprising answer came in the form of an encyclopedia. In Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life she has ingeniously adapted this centuries-old format for conveying knowledge into a poignant, wise, often funny, fully realized memoir.
- ISBN-13: 9781400080465
- ISBN-10: 1400080460
- Publisher: Crown Publishing Group (NY)
- Publish Date: December 2005
- Dimensions: 8.36 x 5.56 x 0.72 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.62 pounds
- Page Count: 240