Elegies for the Brokenhearted

By Christie Hodgen
(W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393340235, 271pp.)

Publication Date: July 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover

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Deeply, satisfyingly original. . . . Elegies is the literary equivalent of a hand grenade. Joanna Smith Rakoff, New York Times Book Review



NPR
Thursday, Jan 12, 2012

Can a book of elegies rise above maudlin morbidity? Author Stewart O'Nan says yes � and he recommends a great one by Christie Hodgen. It's a book that will break your heart, and warm your soul. More at NPR.org

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