Letter to My Daughter

Letter to My Daughter

A Novel

eBook - 2010
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BONUS: This edition contains a Letter to My Daughter discussion guide.A fight, ended by a slap, sends Elizabeth out the door of her Baton Rouge home on the eve of her fifteenth birthday. Her mother, Laura, is left to fret and worry--and remember. Wracked with guilt as she awaits Liz's return, Laura begins a letter to her daughter, hoping to convey "everything I've always meant to tell you but never have." In her painfully candid confession, Laura shares memories of her own troubled adolescence in rural Louisiana, her bittersweet relationship with a boy she loved despite her parents' disapproval, and a personal tragedy that she can never forget. An absorbing and affirming debut, Letter to My Daughter is a heartwrenching novel of mothers, daughters, and the lessons we all learn when we come of age.Look for special features inside.Join the Circle for author chats and more.RandomHouseReadersCircle.com
Publisher: 2010
ISBN: 9780345519757
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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janmel
Feb 06, 2011

I started this book and read it in one sitting, I couldn't put it down.

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cowboycoulee
Nov 08, 2010

This was a fabulous book!

Facchintr Aug 26, 2010

This is a touching novel, written from a concerned mother to her runaway 15 year old daughter. I was shocked to realize that it was written by a man!

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