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The Three of Us free pdf This is the story of three people: acclaimed writer Julia Blackburn- her father, Thomas - a poet and alcoholic with an addiction to barbiturates- and her mother, Rosalie - a flirtatious painter with no boundaries.After Julia's parents divorced, her mother took in male lodgers with the hope they would become her lovers. When one of the lodgers began an affair with Julia, competitive Rosalie was devastated- he later committed suicide, shattering whatever relationship between mother and daughter remained. After thirty years, Rosalie, diagnosed with leukemia, came to live with Julia for the last month of her life. Only then were they allowed, at long last, to exist with an ease they had never known.

About Julia Blackburn

Julia Blackburn is the author of seven books of nonfiction, including "Old Man Goya, "a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and "With Billie, "which won the ASCAP Deems Taylor Award- and of the novels "The Book of Color" and "The Leper's Companions, "both of which were short-listed for the Orange Prize. She lives in England. "From the Hardcover edition."

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Author : Julia Blackburn
Publisher : Vintage Books USA
Data Published : 01 July 2009
ISBN : 030727893X
EAN : 9780307278937
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 313 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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