The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-dominique Bauby (reading Guide)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-dominique Bauby (reading Guide)

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eBook - 2016
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Unlock the more straightforward side of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly with this concise and insightful summary and analysis! This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby, an autobiographical account of his life with locked-in syndrome following a massive stroke. Able only to blink his left eye, he miraculously learns how to express himself in the richest detail by blinking to select each letter as the alphabet is read out to him. By turns wistful, mischievous, angry and witty, Bauby's account sold 25,000 copies on the first day of sales and went on to sell millions of copies across Europe and beyond. Despite dying only two days after its publication, the famous editor and author's memory lives on through this outstanding work. Find out everything you need to know about The Diving Bell and the Butterfly in a fraction of the time! This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you: - A complete plot summary - Character studies - Key themes and symbols - Questions for further reflection.
Publisher: [United States] : Primento Digital : Made available through hoopla, 2016.
ISBN: 2806280923
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital


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