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trick is to keep breathing

Janice Galloway

trick is to keep breathing

by Janice Galloway

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Published by Minerva in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published by Polygon, 1989

StatementJanice Galloway
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16709070M
ISBN 100749391731

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Janice Galloway's "The Trick is to Keep Breathing" is the story of Joy, a woman who is struggling with depression after the death of her lover Michael. The emotion is palpable and raw in the story, which at times made it a difficult read, as were Joy's efforts to find help only to be rebuffed and passed some pills instead/5(12). Originally published by Polygon in Scotland, Janice Galloway's novel, The Trick Is to Keep Breathing, is the story of Joy Stone, a year-old drama teacher who is trying to seem "normal" and go on with her life following the accidental drowning death of her married boyfriend. First day back this term I wore a dress.


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Written in a series of fragments, often sharp, melancholy or bleakly funny, the book reflects the slow inward collapse of Joy Stone’s world as she struggles to make sense of all around her.

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I read tins in supermarkets and leaflets that come through the door, unsolicited mail. None of it lasts long and it doesn't give me answers. Reading too fast is not soothing.” ― Janice Galloway, quote from The Trick is to Keep Breathing. About the Author Janice Galloway 's first novel, The Trick is to Keep Breathing, now widely regarded as a Scottish contemporary classic, was published in and won the MIND/Allen Lane Book of the Year/5(59).

Scottish writer Janice Galloway's first novel focuses on the weight of grief borne in isolation, and the possibility of healing. In The Trick is to Keep Breathing, the narrator's boyfriend has drowned while they were on vacation together.5/5(5). And then comes the moment of realisation of the lovely moral in the title – the trick of living is in the simplest of things, i.e., to keep breathing – or just to accept, and forgive yourself.

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Janice Galloway's first novel "The Trick Is to Keep Breathing" is now widely regarded as a classic of Scottish literature; it was shortlisted for three major prizes and won the MIND/Allan Lane Book of the Year.

Her second novel, "Foreign Parts," won both the McVitie's Prize and the American Academy of Arts and Letters E. Forster Award. The Trick is to Keep Breathing by Galloway, Janice New Edition () Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes.

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