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Author Reichl, Ruth.

Title Not becoming my mother : and other things she taught me along the way / Ruth Reichl.

Imprint New York : Penguin Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Non-Fiction    92 Reichl,R REI    DUE 03-01-21 Billed
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    92 Reichl,R REI    Available
Description 112 p. ; 19 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.
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.
Subject Reichl, Ruth.
Reichl, Miriam B. (Miriam Brudno), 1909-
Women food writers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781594202162

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