Motherless Daughters by Hope Edelman audiobook

Motherless Daughters: The Legacy of Loss, 20th Anniversary Edition

By Hope Edelman
Read by Coleen Marlo

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The classic New York Times bestseller that has helped millions of women cope with and heal from the grief of losing their mothers. Although a mother's mortality is inevitable no book has discussed the profound lasting and far reaching effects of this loss until Motherless Daughters, which became an instant classic. More than twenty years later, it is still the go-to book that women of all ages look to for comfort, help, and understanding when their mother dies. Building on interviews with hundreds of mother loss survivors, Edelman's personal story of losing her mother, and recent research in grief and psychology, Motherless Daughters reveals the shared experiences and core identity issues of motherless women: &#9679 Why the absence of a nurturing hand shapes a woman's identity throughout her lifespan &#9679 How present day relationships are defined by past losses &#9679 How a woman can resolve past conflicts and move toward acceptance and healing &#9679 Why grief really is not a linear passage but an ongoing cyclical journey &#9679 How the legacy of mother loss shifts with the passage of time

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The classic New York Times bestseller that has helped millions of women cope with and heal from the grief of losing their mothers.

Although a mother's mortality is inevitable no book has discussed the profound lasting and far reaching effects of this loss until Motherless Daughters, which became an instant classic. More than twenty years later, it is still the go-to book that women of all ages look to for comfort, help, and understanding when their mother dies. Building on interviews with hundreds of mother loss survivors, Edelman's personal story of losing her mother, and recent research in grief and psychology, Motherless Daughters reveals the shared experiences and core identity issues of motherless women:

&#9679 Why the absence of a nurturing hand shapes a woman's identity throughout her lifespan

&#9679 How present day relationships are defined by past losses

&#9679 How a woman can resolve past conflicts and move toward acceptance and healing

&#9679 Why grief really is not a linear passage but an ongoing cyclical journey

&#9679 How the legacy of mother loss shifts with the passage of time

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Author Bio: Hope Edelman

Author Bio: Hope Edelman

Hope Edelman is the author of five nonfiction books, including the bestsellers Motherless Daughters and Motherless Mothers. A graduate of the University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program, she has published articles, essays, and reviews in numerous magazines and anthologies. She lives in Topanga, California, with her husband and two daughters.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Family & Relationships
Runtime: 13.15
Audience: Adult
Language: English