Wishing for Snow
A MemoireBook - 2011
Inthe tradition of Jeanette Walls' TheGlass Castle and Sara Gruen's Water for Elephants, novelist Minrose Gwin offers a beautifullycrafted memoir of rediscovering her mother, the mentally ill poet Erin Taylor, after a life of growing up with her in the South. In an intimate, surprising, emotional, and ultimately uplifting journey into her mother's past, Gwin, the critically acclaimed author of The Queen ofPalmyra, offers both a daughter'ssoulful elegy to the mother who raised her, and a powerful tribute from onestrong female writer to another-the Erin Taylor that Minrosenever knew.
Publisher: [United States]:, Harper Collins Publishers ,, 2011.
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource text file,rda