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3 edition of My ruby slippers found in the catalog.

My ruby slippers

Tracy Seeley

My ruby slippers

the road back to Kansas

by Tracy Seeley

  • 197 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementTracy Seeley
SeriesAmerican lives
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.S469 A3 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24438378M
ISBN 109780803230101
LC Control Number2010025586
OCLC/WorldCa645889505

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This is a wonderfully vivid and compassionate book, reminding us of how place can shape us and make us whole again." ­­ - Dinty Moore, author of Between Panic and by: 1. "Tracy Seeley's My Ruby Slippers offers a graceful journey into the secret worlds of grief, illness, and ultimately, recovery.

This is a wonderfully vivid and compassionate book, reminding us of how place can shape us and make us whole again." ­­ - Dinty Moore, author of Between Panic and Desire/5(16). Her book MY RUBY SLIPPERS: THE ROAD BACK TO KANSAS tells the tale of her falling in love with the state she thought she'd left behind.

A lyric exploration of place and displacement, Tracy Seeley is a nonfiction writer, professor at the University of /5. Tracy Seeley’s My Ruby Slippers takes us on a knockabout journey to Dorothy territory, but when she awakens in sunflowers, she’s not home.

An honest inquiry into who we are wherever we are, and a brave meditation on mortality. A wonderful book.”—Terese Svoboda, author of Black Glasses Like Clark Kent.

Ruby's Slippers by Tricia Rayburn Realistic Fiction pages This book is about a girl named Ruby Lee, who grew up in Curly Creek, Kansas all her life with he mother.

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With multiple characters all connected somehow to the central figure of Michael, the Latvian immigrant grocer, and hence, in turn, to the ruby slippers, the novel is a delightfully pleasant, yet unrealistic, tale/5.

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The shoes, which were essential elements of Judy Garland's costume in the technicolor classic, have a storied history of creation, use, and. My Ruby Slippers: The Road Back to Kansas will appear in print in March And in June, I’ll be taking it on the road with my traveling companion and husband, filmmaker Frederick Marx.

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My ruby slippers: the road back to Kansas. [Tracy Seeley] -- Tracy Seeley spent a lot of her years moving on, moving on-- and then her father left the family.

After time and some tough life issues, she needed to find her way back to Kansas, to her roots. Ruby Slippers reminded me very much of a story in lines of The Yellow Wallpaper, or The Awakening - it's not so much a story as it is a study of a psychological disorder.

In the case of Ruby Slippers, that would be a dissociative fugue. In a fugue state, a person will forget their previous life, developing a form of amnesia/5.