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The Resource What my mother gave me : thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most, edited by Elizabeth Benedict

What my mother gave me : thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most, edited by Elizabeth Benedict

Label
What my mother gave me : thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most
Title
What my mother gave me
Title remainder
thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elizabeth Benedict
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays by women of gifts from their mothers that has touched her to the bone and served as a model, a metaphor, or a touchstone in her own life. Individually, the stories get to the heart of their mother-daughter relationship. Collectively, the pieces have a force that feels as elemental as the tides
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.874/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ755.86
LC item number
.W53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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Benedict, Elizabeth
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Parent and adult child
  • Gifts
Label
What my mother gave me : thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most, edited by Elizabeth Benedict
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The unicorn princess
  • Katha Pollitt
  • White Christmas
  • Ann Hood
  • My mother's armor
  • Margo Jefferson
  • Three-hour tour
  • Emma Straub
  • The circle line
  • Mary Gordon
  • Heart's desire
  • The gift twice given
  • Judith Hillman Paterson
  • The last happy day of her life
  • Cheryl Pearl Sucher
  • Never too late
  • Abigail Pogrebin
  • The broken vase
  • Reverend Lillian Daniel
  • The wok
  • Cecilia Muńoz
  • Roxana Robinson
  • How they do it in France
  • Elissa Shappell
  • White gloves and party manners
  • Karen Karbo
  • Her favorite neutral
  • Charlotte Silver
  • Right at my fingertips
  • Rita Dove
  • Midnight typing
  • Luanne Rice
  • The missing photograph
  • Julia's child
  • Elinor Lipman
  • The deal
  • Martha McPhee
  • The plant whisperer
  • Dahlia Lithwick
  • Wait till you see what I found for you
  • Mameve Medwed
  • Truths in a ring
  • Susan Stamberg
  • Caroline Leavitt
  • Quilts
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Finding the love child
  • Sheila Kohler
  • Betrayal
  • Marge Piercy
  • The silver in the salt air
  • Eleanor Clift
  • She gave me the world
  • Mary Morris
  • Mess up your mind
  • A thousand words a day and one charming note
  • Lisa See
  • Then there must be a story
  • Elizabeth Benedict
  • Maud Newton
  • My disquieting muse
  • Jean Hanff Korelitz
Control code
ocn818465593
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 289 p.
Isbn
9781616201357
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012040939
Label
What my mother gave me : thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most, edited by Elizabeth Benedict
Publication
Contents
  • The unicorn princess
  • Katha Pollitt
  • White Christmas
  • Ann Hood
  • My mother's armor
  • Margo Jefferson
  • Three-hour tour
  • Emma Straub
  • The circle line
  • Mary Gordon
  • Heart's desire
  • The gift twice given
  • Judith Hillman Paterson
  • The last happy day of her life
  • Cheryl Pearl Sucher
  • Never too late
  • Abigail Pogrebin
  • The broken vase
  • Reverend Lillian Daniel
  • The wok
  • Cecilia Muńoz
  • Roxana Robinson
  • How they do it in France
  • Elissa Shappell
  • White gloves and party manners
  • Karen Karbo
  • Her favorite neutral
  • Charlotte Silver
  • Right at my fingertips
  • Rita Dove
  • Midnight typing
  • Luanne Rice
  • The missing photograph
  • Julia's child
  • Elinor Lipman
  • The deal
  • Martha McPhee
  • The plant whisperer
  • Dahlia Lithwick
  • Wait till you see what I found for you
  • Mameve Medwed
  • Truths in a ring
  • Susan Stamberg
  • Caroline Leavitt
  • Quilts
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Finding the love child
  • Sheila Kohler
  • Betrayal
  • Marge Piercy
  • The silver in the salt air
  • Eleanor Clift
  • She gave me the world
  • Mary Morris
  • Mess up your mind
  • A thousand words a day and one charming note
  • Lisa See
  • Then there must be a story
  • Elizabeth Benedict
  • Maud Newton
  • My disquieting muse
  • Jean Hanff Korelitz
Control code
ocn818465593
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 289 p.
Isbn
9781616201357
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012040939

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