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The seasons of my mother : a memoir of love, family, and flowers

Author: Marcia Gay Harden
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018. ©2018
Series: Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Award-winning actress Marcia Gay Harden uses the philosophy of ikebana, learned by her mother in Yokohama, as a starting point to weave tales of their adventures. With wit and emotional honesty, she captures both the joys and losses as her precious mother gracefully strives to maintain her identity while coming to grips with Alzheimer's disease.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Autobiographies
Large type books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harden, Marcia Gay.
Seasons of my mother
New York : Atria Books, 2018
(DLC) 2018010798.
Named Person: Marcia Gay Harden; Beverly Harden; Marcia Gay Harden
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcia Gay Harden
ISBN: 9781432854454 1432854453
OCLC Number: 1040085367
Description: 455 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Contents: My mother is a brightly ribboned maypole --
My mother is a crescent moon --
My mother holds me like Mary holds Jesus --
My mother flies with Superwoman --
My mother is an orange hibiscus in a brown coffee cup --
My mother is a silver-wrapped piece of Wriggley's Spearmint chewing gum --
My mother is an Easter Bunny in a white confectioner's egg --
My mother is a chrysanthemum firework exploding in the sky --
My mother is a bottle of extra virgin olive oil --
My mother is a driftwood ballerina --
My mother is a star navigator --
My mother is the Sugar Plum Fairy.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction.
Responsibility: by Marcia Gay Harden.

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Award-winning actress Marcia Gay Harden uses the philosophy of ikebana, learned by her mother in Yokohama, as a starting point to weave tales of their adventures. With wit and emotional honesty, she captures both the joys and losses as her precious mother gracefully strives to maintain her identity while coming to grips with Alzheimer's disease.

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