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Thomas, Abigail

Overview
Works: 27 works in 90 publications in 8 languages and 7,110 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Frame stories  Short stories  Documentary television programs  Science television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3570.H53, 813.54
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An actual life by Abigail Thomas( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A misbegotten marriage in the 1960s. In college, Virginia and Buddy were so passionately in love she got pregnant and they had to marry. The story picks them up a year later when, as Virginia puts it, "now that we know each other a little better it turns out we are actually strangers." There is no money, no love and no future, but there is a surprise ending
Getting over Tom : stories by Abigail Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 stories about women of all ages. They reflect the evolution of female values, from the days of obligatory virginity before marriage to the liberated present. A debut in general fiction by a writer of children's books
Herb's pajamas by Abigail Thomas( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories on four New Yorkers. In the title story, a married man dies of a heart attack while visiting his mistress, in Bunny's Sister, a girl has a difficult time dealing with her mother's boyfriend, and Edith's Wardrobe is on a woman's frustration at being fifty and still a virgin
Lily by Abigail Thomas( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily, a dog that likes everything in its place and the same activities every day, is scared and upset when moving men come and take everything away
Pearl paints by Abigail Thomas( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using her new set of watercolors, Pearl paints a masterpiece
Wake up, Wilson Street by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy and his grandmother get up very early and watch the morning activity in their neighborhood
Earth 2100( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's an idea that most of us would rather not think about -- that within the next century, life as we know it could come to an end. Our civilization could crumble, leaving only traces of modern human existence behind. It seems outlandish, extreme, even impossible. But according to cutting-edge scientific research, it's a real possibility -- unless we make drastic changes now."--Container
A three dog life by Abigail Thomas( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas van de manier waarop een vrouw verder probeert te leven met een man die na een ongeluk zijn geheugen kwijt is
Digging up deep time : fossils, dinosaurs and megabeasts from Australia's distant past by Paul M. A Willis( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fossils tell an amazingly detailed story of a lost world, of the earth millions of years ago. And each fossil site allows us to peer through a small window into that huge and mysterious landscape. This book takes us on a journey around Australia, stopping off wherever there are clues about how life evolved
Scribbly gum nature diary : year-round adventures with Australia's plants and animals by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What makes the scribbles on a scribbly gum tree? When's the best time to go tadpole hunting? How come cicadas only sing in summer? Abbie Thomas' infectious enthusiasm for her subject is guaranteed to excite any young reader who wants to discover more about the Australian bush and wildlife"--Back cover
A memoir by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spellbinding memoir of a woman coping with the aftermath of her husband's traumatic brain injury
Collection : a collection of collections by Maureen Cummins( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This project started in 2013 with an envelope of 38 rectangles of paper with hand-painted 'Sacred Heart of Jesus' images presumably painted a century ago by a Mrs. Caulfield, whose name appeared on the envelope. In time for Valentine's Day, Cummins mailed out a selection of the hearts to other women artists she knew would appreciate them and received back, not only thankful messages, but several lists and photographs of their treasured collections. After a difficult year, Cummins requested brief texts from her friends on the subject of love, longing or loss and used those texts to complete this project
What comes next and how to like it : a memoir by Abigail Thomas( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir about aging, family, creativity, tragedy, friendship, and the richness of life. How to accept, appreciate, enjoy? Who are our most trusted, valuable companions and what will we do for them? When you've given up, when you least expect it, there it is
Mijn nieuwe familie : memoire by Abigail Thomas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas van de manier waarop een vrouw verder probeert te leven met een man die na een ongeluk zijn geheugen kwijt is
Die Jahre der Veränderung by Abigail Thomas( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two pages by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cynthia Cousens : shift by Cynthia Cousens( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thinking about memoir by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"What is a memoir? How do you write one? What if you can't remember anything, or worse, what if you remember it all?" "So begins the insightful and reassuring meditation of crafting the story of one's life. The author shares a lifetime of lessons about how to get started - and stay motivated - in recapturing your own uniquely personal history."
Frei wie ein Vogel sein by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[London boroughs] by Abigail Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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An actual life
Alternative Names
トーマス, アビゲイル

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Getting over Tom : storiesHerb's pajamasLilyPearl paintsA three dog lifeScribbly gum nature diary : year-round adventures with Australia's plants and animalsA memoirThinking about memoir