Motherless Daughters by Hope Edelman
The Legacy Of Loss

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review

unrated

Synopsis

The author joins with other women whose mothers died when they were young to discuss the lasting effects of this loss on their identity, family, relationships with others, and decisions in life. 60,000 first printing. $100,000 ad/promo. Tour.
 

About Hope Edelman

See more books from this Author
Hope Edelman is a writer whose work has appeared nationally. She graduated from the University of Iowa Writing Program and lives in New York City. Her mother died when she was seventeen.
 
Published March 21, 2006 by Da Capo Press. 432 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self Help, Parenting & Relationships, Religion & Spirituality. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Motherless Daughters

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

As the author says, ``[My mother's] presence influenced who I was, and her absence influences who I am.'' Many women will find this book painful, but it's reassuring to have the company of others when dealing with the complex emotions and lifelong effects of a mother's loss.

| Read Full Review of Motherless Daughters: The Leg...

Reader Rating for Motherless Daughters
87%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 161 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review