9780767905930-0767905938-A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

ISBN-13: 9780767905930
ISBN-10: 0767905938
Edition: 1st Broadway Books Trade Pbk. Ed
Author: Anderson, Joan
Publication date: 2000
Publisher: Crown
Format: Paperback 190 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780767905930
ISBN-10: 0767905938
Edition: 1st Broadway Books Trade Pbk. Ed
Author: Anderson, Joan
Publication date: 2000
Publisher: Crown
Format: Paperback 190 pages

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Acknowledged authors Anderson, Joan wrote A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman comprising 190 pages back in 2000. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0767905938 and 9780767905930. Since then A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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The basis for the major motion picture of the same name. An entrancing memoir of how one woman's journey of self-discovery gave her the courage to persevere in re-creating her life.

Life is a work in progress, as ever-changing as a sandy shoreline along the beach. During the years Joan Anderson was a loving wife and supportive mother, she had slowly and unconsciously replaced her own dreams with the needs of her family. With her sons grown, however, she realized that the family no longer centered on the home she provided, and her relationship with her husband had become stagnant. Like many women in her situation, Joan realized that she had neglected to nurture herself and, worse, to envision fulfilling goals for her future. As her husband received a wonderful job opportunity out-of-state, it seemed that the best part of her own life was finished. Shocking both of them, she refused to follow him to his new job and decided to retreat to a family cottage on Cape Cod. At first casting about for direction, Joan soon began to take pleasure in her surroundings and call on resources she didn't realize she had. Over the course of a year, she gradually discovered that her life as an "unfinished woman" was full of possibilities. Out of that magical, difficult, transformative year came A Year by the Sea, a record of her experiences and a treasury of wisdom for readers.
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