The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields

It is the fictional autobiography about the life of Daisy Goodwill Flett, a seemingly ordinary woman whose life is marked by death and loss from the beginning, when her mother dies during childbirth. Through marriage and motherhood, Daisy struggles to find contentment, never truly understanding her life's true purpose.

The 483rd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 83rd on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  2. - 83rd on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)
  3. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)
  4. - National Book Critics Circle Award - Fiction (National Book Critics Circle)
  5. - The 75 Best Books of the Past 75 Years (Parade Magazine)
  6. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Stone Diaries Hardcover 2978097 $3.99 1994
The Stone Diaries: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Paperback 223667 $8.85 $2.08 2008
The Stone Diaries, Penguin Essential Edition Paperback 1990970 $0.94 $0.01 2005
THE STONE DIARIES Mass Market Paperback 243388 $8.00 $0.95
The Stone Diaries: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Kindle Edition 158561 $10.99 2008
The Stone Diaries Audio CD 2634761 $148.37 $34.60 2006
The Stone Diaries (G K Hall Large Print Book Series) Hardcover 4289240 $20.00 $0.01
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The Stone Diaries By Carol Shields Hardcover 1970789 $7.06 $2.50 1994
The Stone Diaries Hardcover 5246639 $37.42 $9.21
The Stone Diaries Paperback 979273 $0.01 $0.01 1995
The Stone Diaries Paperback 2257841 $0.92 $0.01 1995
The Stone Diaries Hardcover 814645 $10.30 $0.01 1994