Blue Nights by Joan Didion

By Joan Didion

From one among our strongest writers, a piece of attractive frankness approximately wasting a daughter. Richly textured with bits of her personal adolescence and married existence along with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new e-book through Joan Didion examines her ideas, fears, and doubts relating to having young children, ailment, and becoming old.

Blue Nights opens on July 26, 2010, as Didion thinks again to Quintana’s marriage ceremony in ny seven years earlier than. this day will be her marriage ceremony anniversary. This truth triggers brilliant snapshots of Quintana’s childhood—in Malibu, in Brentwood, in class in Holmby Hills. Reflecting on her daughter but in addition on her position as a dad or mum, Didion asks the candid questions any mother or father may perhaps approximately how she feels she failed both simply because cues weren't taken or maybe displaced. “How might i've got overlooked what was once sincerely there to be seen?” eventually, probably all of us stay unknown to one another. Seamlessly woven in are incidents Didion sees as underscoring her personal age, anything she unearths demanding to recognize, less accept.

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