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Terrace Public Library HOR (Text) 35151000681122 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2020-11-11

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  • ISBN: 9780316316910
  • ISBN: 0316316911
  • Physical Description: 451 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.

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Erik Satie begins life with every possible advantage, but the dual blows of his mother's early death and his father's breakdown upend his childhood. Erik and his younger siblings, Louise and Conrad, are scattered. Later, as an ambitious young composer, Erik flings himself into the Parisian art scene, aiming for greatness but achieving only notoriety. Over the years, alienating those in his circle as often as he inspires them, he lashes out at friends and lovers. Louise and Conrad strive to maintain their faith in their brother's talent and hold fast the badly frayed threads of family.
Subject: Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 > Fiction.
Composers > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Separation (Psychology) > Fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Musical ability > Fiction.
Belief and doubt > Fiction.
Paris (France) > History > 1870-1940 > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

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