The Resource Almost everything : notes on hope, Anne Lamott, (electronic resource)

Almost everything : notes on hope, Anne Lamott, (electronic resource)

Label
Almost everything : notes on hope
Title
Almost everything
Title remainder
notes on hope
Statement of responsibility
Anne Lamott
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"I am stockpiling antibiotics for the Apocalypse, even as I await the blossoming of paperwhites on the windowsill in the kitchen," Anne Lamott admits at the beginning of Almost Everything. Despair and uncertainty surround us: in the news, in our families, and in ourselves. But even when life is at its bleakest--when we are, as she puts it, "doomed, stunned, exhausted, and over-caffeinated"--the seeds of rejuvenation are at hand. "All truth is paradox," Lamott writes, "and this turns out to be a reason for hope. If you arrive at a place in life that is miserable, it will change." That is the time when we must pledge not to give up but "to do what Wendell Berry wrote: 'Be joyful, though you have considered all the facts.'" In this profound and funny book, Lamott calls for each of us to rediscover the nuggets of hope and wisdom that are buried within us that can make life sweeter than we ever imagined. Divided into short chapters that explore life's essential truths, Almost Everything pinpoints these moments of insight as it shines an encouraging light forward. Candid and caring, insightful and sometimes hilarious, Almost Everything is the book we need and that only Anne Lamott can write
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lamott, Anne
Dewey number
170/.44
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL624
LC item number
.L35195 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spirituality
  • Hope
  • Life
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Inspiration & Personal Growth
  • RELIGION / Spirituality
  • SELF-HELP / Spiritual
Label
Almost everything : notes on hope, Anne Lamott, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Puzzles -- Inside job -- Humans 101 -- Unplugged -- Dn't let them get you to hate them -- Writing -- Bitter truth -- In the garden -- Hands of time -- Jah -- Food -- Famblies -- Hope
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525537571
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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af5da0b3-6c64-4a6e-8215-09b162e4e9f4
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1057343251
Label
Almost everything : notes on hope, Anne Lamott, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Puzzles -- Inside job -- Humans 101 -- Unplugged -- Dn't let them get you to hate them -- Writing -- Bitter truth -- In the garden -- Hands of time -- Jah -- Food -- Famblies -- Hope
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525537571
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
af5da0b3-6c64-4a6e-8215-09b162e4e9f4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1057343251

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