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

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2013.
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  306.8743 WHA    AVAILABLE
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Description xii, 289 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Heart's desire / Roxana Robinson -- Missing photograph / Caroline Leavitt -- Mess up your mind / Maud Newton -- My disquieting muse / Jean Hanff Korelitz -- Unicorn princess / Katha Pollitt -- White Christmas / Ann Hood -- My mother's armor / Margo Jefferson -- Three-hour tour / Emma Straub -- Circle Line / Mary Gordon -- Gift twice given / Judith Hillman Paterson -- Last happy day of her life / Cheryl Pearl Sucher -- Never too late / Abigail Pogrebin -- Broken vase / Reverend Lillian Daniel.
Wok / Cecilia Munoz -- How they do it in France / Elissa Schappell -- White gloves and party manners / Karen Karbo -- Her favorite neutral / Charlotte Silver -- Right at my fingertips / Rita Dove -- Midnight typing / Luanne Rice -- Julia's child / Elinor Lipman -- Deal / Martha McPhee -- Plant whisperer / Dahlia Lithwick -- Wait till you see what I found for you / Mameve Medwed -- Truths in a ring / Susan Stamberg -- Quilts / Joyce Carol Oates -- Finding the love child / Sheila Kohler -- Betrayal / Marge Piercy -- Silver in the salt air / Eleanor Clift -- She gave me the world / Mary Morris -- Thousand words a day and one charming note / Lisa See -- Then there must be a story / Elizabeth Benedict.
Subject Mothers and daughters.
Parent and adult child.
Gifts -- Social aspects.
Added Author Benedict, Elizabeth, editor.
Robinson, Roxana.
Leavitt, Caroline.
Newton, Maud.
Korelitz, Jean Hanff, 1961-
Pollitt, Katha.
Hood, Ann, 1956-
Jefferson, Margo, 1947-
Straub, Emma.
Gordon, Mary, 1949-
Paterson, Judith Hillman, 1936-
Sucher, Cheryl Pearl, 1957-
Pogrebin, Abigail.
Daniel, Lillian.
Muñoz, Cecilia.
Schappell, Elissa.
Karbo, Karen.
Silver, Charlotte.
Dove, Rita.
Rice, Luanne.
Lipman, Elinor.
McPhee, Martha.
Lithwick, Dahlia.
Medwed, Mameve.
Stamberg, Susan, 1938-
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Kohler, Sheila.
Piercy, Marge.
Clift, Eleanor.
Morris, Mary, 1947-
See, Lisa.
Added Title Thirty-one women on the gifts that mattered most.
31 women on the gifts that mattered most.
ISBN 9781616201357
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