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The Resource I Almost Forgot About You

I Almost Forgot About You

Label
I Almost Forgot About You
Title
I Almost Forgot About You
Statement of responsibility
Terry McMillan
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Language
eng
Summary
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Waiting To Exhale is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaningNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY LIBRARY JOURNALIn I Almost Forgot About You, Dr. Georgia Young's wonderful life—great friends, family, and successful career—aren't enough to keep her from feeling stuck and restless. When she decides to make some major changes in her life, including quitting her job as an optometrist and moving house, she finds herself on a wild journey that may or may not include a second chance at love. Georgia's bravery reminds us that it's never too late to become the person you want to be, and that taking chances, with your life and your heart, are always worthwhile. Big-hearted, genuine, and universal, I Almost Forgot About You shows what can happen when you face your fears, take a chance, and open yourself up to life, love, and the possibility of a new direction. It's everything you've always loved about Terry McMillan.Praise for I Almost Forgot About You"McMillan paints relationships in joyous primary colors; her novel brims with sexy repartee, caustic humor, and a fluent, assured prose that shines a bright light on her memorable characters. Her very best since Waiting to Exhale."—O: The Oprah Magazine"The novel is immensely companionable, and Georgia is as alive, complex, inquiring, motivated and sexy as any twenty-five-year-old. Maybe more so."—The New York Times Book Review "Self-discovery, second chances and the importance of family are thematic hallmarks of McMillan's novels. . . . I Almost Forgot About You checks all the boxes."—Washington Post "McMillan is funny and frank about men, women and sex. Her summaries of Georgia's marriages and major love connections . . . are powerful and poetic."—USA Today "Reading a Terry McMillan book feels like catching up with an old friend. . . . I Almost Forgot About You is a book that is important for readers of every age."—Ebony
Summary
Feeling stuck and restless in spite of her great friends, family and career, Dr. Georgia Young confronts long-standing fears to embark on a wild journey that may or may not give her a second chance at love
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Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • RUSA Reading List, 2017.
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BT
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McMillan, Terry
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • African American Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
I Almost Forgot About You
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:4143948e-8a4a-4cbb-8769-e7ef709c142c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781101902585
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
I Almost Forgot About You
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4143948e-8a4a-4cbb-8769-e7ef709c142c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101902585
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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