Author: June Cross
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Keywords: daughter, mother, race, mixed, secret
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2007-04-24
List price: $15.00
ISBN-10: 0143112112
ISBN-13: 9780143112112

June Cross was born in 1954 to Norma Booth, a glamorous, aspiring white actress, and James "Stump" Cross, a well-known black comedian. Sent by her mother to be raised by black friends when she was four years old and could no longer pass as white, June was plunged into the pain and confusion of a family divided by race. Secret Daughter tells her story of survival. It traces June’s astonishing discoveries about her mother and about her own fierce determination to thrive. This is an inspiring testimony to the endurance of love between mother and daughter, a child and her adoptive pa

Author: Dr. Cheryl S. Guy
Publisher: BookSurge Publishing
Keywords: daughter, increase, home, level, harmony, drama, decrease, having, teenage, actually, secrets
Number of Pages: 74
Published: 2009-02-18
List price: $10.99
ISBN-10: 1439210284
ISBN-13: 9781439210284

As an alternative to counseling, Secrets to Having the Teenage Daughter You Actually Like by Dr. Cheryl S. Guy is a self-help parenting empowerment guide that helps parents tap into their own emotional wellbeing in order to bolster their teen’s self-reliance, confidence and courage. A guide that is not without humor, these anecdotes and directives cover everything from boyfriends and extracurricular activities to combating drug and alcohol use. In nine chapters with titles such as “Failures and Disappointments: Helping Her to Get Back Up!” and “Teenglish and Momglish or Just Not Speaki

Author: Tillie Olsen
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
Keywords: mother, daughter, reader, daybook
Number of Pages: 312
Published: 1993-01-01
List price: $10.95
ISBN-10: 0935312374
ISBN-13: 9780935312379

  Tillie Olsen’s personal selection from the work of 120 writers of prose and poetry, memoir and song, provides a contemporary view of this special relationship from such writers as Louise Bogan, Colette, Simone de Beauvoir, Grace Paley, Olive Schreiner, Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, Eudora Welty, and Virginia Woolf. This book includes a monthly calendar, applicable to any year, for notes and reminders.

Author: Ed Dee
Publisher: Mysterious Press
Keywords: daughter, man, con
Number of Pages: 304
Published: 2003-11-12
List price: $23.95
ISBN-10: 0892967943
ISBN-13: 9780892967940

An ex-cop must solve his own daughter’s kidnapping in this grittily authentic thriller by the incom- parable Ed Dee. Ex NYPD detective Eddie Dunne must search his own past for clues when his 35-year old daughter Kate is kidnapped from her suburban New York home. While the cops wait for ransom demands and hunt down a stolen car seen leaving the driveway, Dunne is a step ahead. He’s sure that the disappearance has to do with his previous employment as a general fixer for Anatoly Lukin, legendary Brighton Beach crime boss. And while Lukin was involved in non-violent activities like Me

Author: Barbara Delinsky
Publisher: Doubleday
Keywords: daughter
Number of Pages: 352
Published: 2010-01-05
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0385524986
ISBN-13: 9780385524988

A pregnancy pact between three teenaged girls puts their mothers’ love to the ultimate test in this explosive new novel from Barbara Delinsky, “a first-rate storyteller who creates characters as familiar as your neighbors.” (Boston Globe)  When Susan Tate’s seventeen-year-old daughter, Lily, announces she is pregnant, Susan is stunned. A single mother, she has struggled to do everything right. She sees the pregnancy as an unimaginable tragedy for both Lily and herself. Then comes word of two more pregnancies among high school juniors who happen to be Lily’s best friends

Author: Josephine Tey
Publisher: Touchstone
Keywords: time, daughter
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 1995-11-29
List price: $14.00
ISBN-10: 0684803860
ISBN-13: 9780684803869

Josephine Tey re-creates one of history’s most famous -- and vicious -- crimes in her classic bestselling novel, a must read for connoisseurs of fiction, now with a new introduction by Robert Barnard Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard, recuperating from a broken leg, becomes fascinated with a contemporary portrait of Richard III that bears no resemblance to the Wicked Uncle of history. Could such a sensitive, noble face actually belong to one of the world’s most heinous villains -- a venomous hunchback who may have killed his brother’s children to make his crown secure?

Publisher: New Africa Books (Pty) Ltd
Keywords: daughter, explained, racism
Published: 2003-12-31
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 1869282426
ISBN-13: 9781869282424
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