Not Becoming My Mother

Not Becoming My Mother

& Other Things She Taught Me Along the Way

Audiobook CD - 2009
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Unabridged CDs, 2 CDs, 2 hours
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Bestselling author Ruth Reichl examines her mother's life, giving voice to the universal unarticulated truth that we are grateful not to be our mothers.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Audio, p2009.
ISBN: 9780143144816
Branch Call Number: 641.5092 R351
Characteristics: 2 sound discs (1 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


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PimaLib_MaryG Aug 04, 2017

The discovery of a treasure trove of her mother's papers leads famed food writer and editor Ruth Reichl to a deeper understanding of her mother who was frustrated by family expectations that led her to stifle her own intellectual interests in the pursuit of a husband and family. It broke my hear to listen to this well-written tale.


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