The Electric Woman

The Electric Woman

A Memoir in Death-defying Acts

Book - 2018
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"Follows the author on a life-affirming journey of loss and self-discovery through her time on the road with the last traveling American sideshow and her relationship with an adventurous, spirited mother"
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780374158378
Call Number: B F7337a
Characteristics: x, 366 pages : illustration ; 24 cm


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A writer performs in a traveling sideshow tour after spending three years with her mother as she endured a series of debilitating strokes. A sometimes-engrossing but overlong memoir about carnival life and family bonds.

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