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Bestselling author Ruth Reichl examines her mother's life — and gives voice to the unarticulated truths of a generation of exceptional women.

A former New York Times restaurant critic, editor in chief of Gourmet, and the author of three bestselling memoirs, Ruth Reichl is a beloved cultural figure in the food world and beyond. For You, Mom. Finally. is her openhearted investigation of the life of a woman she realizes she never really knew — her mother. Through letters and diaries — and a new afterword relating the wisdom she's gained after sharing her story — Reichl confronts the transition her mother made from a hopeful young woman to an increasingly unhappy older one and recognizes the huge sacrifices made to ensure that her daughter's life would not be as disappointing as her own.

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Reichl — a former New York Times restaurant critic, editor of Gourmet, and author of three bestselling memoirs — examines her mother's life and gives voice to the unarticulated truths of a generation of exceptional women.

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Bestselling author Ruth Reichl examines her mother's life-and gives voice to the unarticulated truths of a generation of exceptional women

A former New York Times restaurant critic, editor in chief of Gourmet, and the author of three bestselling memoirs, Ruth Reichl is a beloved cultural figure in the food world and beyond. For You, Mom. Finally. is her openhearted investigation of the life of a woman she realizes she never really knew-her mother. Through letters and diaries-and a new afterword relating the wisdom she's gained after sharing her story-Reichl confronts the transition her mother made from a hopeful young woman to an increasingly unhappy older one and recognizes the huge sacrifices made to ensure that her daughter's life would not be as disappointing as her own.

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Ruth Reichl is the editor in chief of Gourmet magazine and the author of the bestsellers Tender at the Bone and Comfort Me with Apples. She has been the restaurant critic at the New York Times and the food editor at the Los Angeles Times.

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Sad and soulful with an inside view of bipolar disorder & its impact on family
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780143117346
Author:
Reichl, Ruth
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20100406
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.14x5.24x.38 in. .22 lbs.
Age Level:
17-17

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"Synopsis" by , Reichl — a former New York Times restaurant critic, editor of Gourmet, and author of three bestselling memoirs — examines her mother's life and gives voice to the unarticulated truths of a generation of exceptional women.
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Bestselling author Ruth Reichl examines her mother's life-and gives voice to the unarticulated truths of a generation of exceptional women

A former New York Times restaurant critic, editor in chief of Gourmet, and the author of three bestselling memoirs, Ruth Reichl is a beloved cultural figure in the food world and beyond. For You, Mom. Finally. is her openhearted investigation of the life of a woman she realizes she never really knew-her mother. Through letters and diaries-and a new afterword relating the wisdom she's gained after sharing her story-Reichl confronts the transition her mother made from a hopeful young woman to an increasingly unhappy older one and recognizes the huge sacrifices made to ensure that her daughter's life would not be as disappointing as her own.

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