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The point is : making sense of birth, death, and everything in between / Lee Eisenberg.

Book Book (2016.)
Description: xvi, 279 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York : Twelve, 2016.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction BD 431 .E4195 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 128 Eisenberg (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 1455550469 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781455550463 (hardcover)
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-268) and index.
Contents: PART I: The beginning -- Meet the scribbler -- Inside the memory factory -- Authorized and unabridged -- First jottings -- A God-shaped hole -- Is the beginning important? -- PART II: The middle -- Beware the elbow -- Interlude: other voices -- Breathing space -- Paper and dust -- Who needs happiness? -- The James Dean story -- How we live on -- Snowbirds at sunset -- PART III: The end -- Ghost theory -- In search of a good ending -- Butterfly in the cafe -- A place in the shade -- Is there ever a right time? -- Chiseled and engraved -- Precious find -- Diaries dearest -- Writing a beautiful sentence.
Summary: Explores modern life and how to find meaning and purpose in personal and professional lives, providing research findings from the fields of psychology and neuroscience and through-provoking words of great thinkers including Tolstoy and Virginia Woolf.
Citation: Eisenberg, Lee. "The point is : making sense of birth, death, and everything in between." New York : Twelve, 2016.
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