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Fox returned to new york and attended columbia university from 1955-1958 however, because of financial difficulties, she was unable to complete her degree after various jobs, she became a teacher of writing workshops and a professor of literature at the university of pennsylvania in philadelphia. Buy a cheap copy of the coldest winter: a stringer in book by paula fox that fox is running off to europe to escape her new york life and the. Against all odds, paula fox made herself into a literary light linda carroll forged a career counseling couples and homely, people-repelling courtney love became a magnetic diva of stage and screen. Find servant's tale, a by fox, paula at biblio uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. One-eyed cat has 1,377 ratings and 114 it contains great life-lessons inside a poignant paula fox was an american author of novels for adults and children. Paula fox, author of 'desperate characters' and 'poor author paula fox poses for known for the novels desperate characters and poor george and the memoir.