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The Resource Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame, Mara Wilson

Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame, Mara Wilson

Label
Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame
Title
Where am I now?
Title remainder
true stories of girlhood and accidental fame
Statement of responsibility
Mara Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A former child actress best known for her starring roles in Matilda and Mrs. Doubtfire, Mara Wilson has always felt a little young and out of place: as the only kid on a film set full of adults, the first daughter in a house full of boys, a Valley girl in New York and a neurotic in California, and a grown-up the world still remembers as a little girl. Tackling everything from what she learned about sex on the set of Melrose Place, to discovering in adolescence that she was no longer "cute" enough for Hollywood, these essays chart her journey from accidental fame to relative (but happy) obscurity. They also illuminate universal struggles, like navigating love and loss, and figuring out who you are and where you belong. Honest, insightful, and hilarious, Where Am I Now? introduces Mara Wilson as a brilliant new chronicler of the experience that is growing up young and female"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.W49225
LC item number
A3 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame, Mara Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The junior anti-sex league -- Elementary existentialism -- The "C" word -- A letter -- Goddess Oracle -- Patterns -- I think I'm alone now -- National EnChoirer -- The Matilda-Whore complex -- Writing Robin -- WGAS Live from Brooklyn
Control code
ocn952855268
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9780143128229
Lccn
2016019573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Where am I now? : true stories of girlhood and accidental fame, Mara Wilson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The junior anti-sex league -- Elementary existentialism -- The "C" word -- A letter -- Goddess Oracle -- Patterns -- I think I'm alone now -- National EnChoirer -- The Matilda-Whore complex -- Writing Robin -- WGAS Live from Brooklyn
Control code
ocn952855268
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
259 pages
Isbn
9780143128229
Lccn
2016019573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      118 West Washington Street, West Chicago, IL, 60185, US
      41.883526 -88.20532
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