Andrew Solomon
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Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon is a professor of psychology at Columbia University, president of PEN American Center, and a regular contributor to The New Yorker, NPR, and The New York Times Magazine. A lecturer and activist, he is the author of Far and Away: Essays from the Brink of Change: Seven Continents, Twenty-Five Years; the National Book Critics Circle Award-winner Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity, which has won thirty additional national awards; and The Noonday Demon; An Atlas of Depression, which won the 2001 National Book Award, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and has been published in twenty-four languages. He has also written a novel, A Stone Boat, which was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times First Fiction Award and The Irony Tower: Soviet Artists in a Time of Glasnost. His TED talks have been viewed over ten million times. He lives in New York and London and is a dual national. For more information, visit the author's website at AndrewSolomon.com

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    • New Family Values

    • By: Andrew Solomon
    • Narrated by: Andrew Solomon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
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    Drawing on dozens of intimate audio interviews with families from all across the country, award-winning psychologist and writer Andrew Solomon redefines what it means to be an “ideal family” in America today....

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    • Difficult subject handled well.

    • By Michael on 12-21-18

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    • Far from the Tree

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    • Length: 40 hrs and 37 mins
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    A brilliant and utterly original thinker, Andrew Solomon's journey began from his experience of being the gay child of straight parents.....

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    • By C. Beaton on 12-14-12

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    • A Mother's Reckoning

    • Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy
    • By: Sue Klebold
    • Narrated by: Andrew Solomon, Sue Klebold
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
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    In A Mother's Reckoning, Sue Klebold chronicles with unflinching honesty her journey as a mother trying to come to terms with the incomprehensible....

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    • I kept on driving just to listen to a few more chapters

    • By Sharon on 02-23-16

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    • The Noonday Demon

    • An Atlas of Depression
    • By: Andrew Solomon
    • Narrated by: Barrett Whitener
    • Length: 22 hrs and 10 mins
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    The Noonday Demon examines depression in personal, cultural, and scientific terms....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Moments of awesome but not clear message

    • By Cristina on 01-04-14

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    • Far and Away

    • Reporting from the Brink of Change
    • By: Andrew Solomon
    • Narrated by: Andrew Solomon
    • Length: 22 hrs and 12 mins
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    Far and Away collects Andrew Solomon's writings about places undergoing seismic shifts - political, cultural, and spiritual....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Touched my soul, heart and intellect

    • By L. Russell on 09-09-16

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    • Far From The Tree

    • A Dozen Kinds of Love
    • By: Andrew Solomon
    • Narrated by: Andrew Solomon
    • Length: 40 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    From the National Book Award–winning author of The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression comes a monumental new work, a decade in the writing, about family....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Needs chapter titles.

    • By sarah on 03-24-16

    Regular price: $31.97

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