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For you Mom, finally

Author: Ruth Reichl
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010. ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Chronicles the mother-daughter relationship of culinary author Ruth Reichl, now editor-in-chief of Gourmet magazine, and her late mother, Miriam. Miriam Brudno, who bowed to societal and familial pressure to become a wife and a mother over pursuing a fulfilling career, cheered her daughter on and pointed out that Ruth had an obligation, both to herself and to her mother, to use her life well.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ruth Reichl; Miriam B Reichl; Miriam B Reichl; Ruth Reichl
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Reichl
ISBN: 9780143117346 0143117343
OCLC Number: 441177823
Notes: Originally published as Not becoming my mother: New York : Penguin Pr., 2009.
"This edition with a new afterword published ... 2010"--Title page verso.
Includes questions for discussion.
Description: 120, 3 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The Mim tales --
What girls can do --
Finding Mr. Right --
Idle aptitudes --
Chaos --
What we are made for --
Dear Dr. Portnoy --
Rainbows --
Tsunami of pain --
Grateful --
Gifts --
Afterword.
Other Titles: Not becoming my mother
Responsibility: Ruth Reichl.

Abstract:

Chronicles the mother-daughter relationship of culinary author Ruth Reichl, now editor-in-chief of Gourmet magazine, and her late mother, Miriam. Miriam Brudno, who bowed to societal and familial pressure to become a wife and a mother over pursuing a fulfilling career, cheered her daughter on and pointed out that Ruth had an obligation, both to herself and to her mother, to use her life well.
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