Authors:Mother Teresa Mother Teresa, Brian Kolodiejchuk,
Publisher: Image
Keywords: light, come, teresa, mother
Number of Pages: 416
Published: 2009-10-13
List price: $14.99
ISBN-10: 0307589234
ISBN-13: 9780307589231

“If I ever become a Saint–I will surely be one of “darkness.” I will continually be absent from Heaven–to lit the light of those in darkness on earth .”–Mother Teresa of CalcuttaDuring her lifelong service to the poorest of the poor, Mother Teresa became an icon of compassion to people of all religions; her extraordinary contributions to the care of the sick, the dying, and thousands of others nobody else was prepared to look after has been recognized and acclaimed throughout the world. Little is known, however, about her own spiritual heights or her struggles. This collection of

Author: Sandra Poulin
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Keywords: mother, book, support, depression, postpartum
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2006-03-07
List price: $16.00
ISBN-10: 0425208087
ISBN-13: 9780425208083

Real help, from women who’ve been there. After she gave birth to a bouncing baby girl, Sandra Poulin felt like crying. And she did-for months. But they weren’t happy tears-Sandra felt worthless, could hardly sleep, and had thoughts of death. Like too many mothers around the world, Sandra had no idea that this common but baffling condition had a name: postpartum depression. What kind of mother, people wonder, could feel depressed after having been so richly blessed with a baby? The answer: every kind, women from all walks of life, from all over the world, young and old. And he

Author: Savitri L. Bess
Publisher: Wellspring/Ballantine
Keywords: mother, ammachi, holy, divine, path, guidance
Number of Pages: 432
Published: 2000-06-06
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 034542347X
ISBN-13: 9780345423474

The Path of the Mother: With the Divine Guidance of the Holy Mother, Ammachi, is a six-stage journey to union with the Great Mother, framed by Savitri Bess’s own years of devotion to one of her most famous incarnations--the Hindu mystic Ammachi. Interveaving Hindu myths with her own quest and those of others, Bess reveals this journey as an exodus from aloneness to love. Practical spiritual practices will help both novice and veteran seekers to open their hearts to the nurturing guidance of the Mother-God within us all.

Authors:Gale Pryor, Kathleen Huggins,
Publisher: The Harvard Common Press
Keywords: mother, revised, working, nursing
Number of Pages: 237
Published: 2007-05-01
List price: $12.95
ISBN-10: 1558323317
ISBN-13: 9781558323315

The World Health Organization, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and other authorities on maternal-infant health all recommend breastfeeding exclusively for the first six months of a baby s life and continued breastfeeding through one to two years of age (or for as long as mother and baby desire). For working mothers of infants (more than half of all new mothers) meeting this goal can be challenging. The newly updated Nursing Mother, Working Mother offers you practical and reassuring advice on everything from choosing the right pump in every situation, to securing lactation space and respect

Author: Maryse Conde
Publisher: Atria
Keywords: mother, victoire
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2010-01-19
List price: $19.99
ISBN-10: 1416592768
ISBN-13: 9781416592761

The critically acclaimed, award-winning author of the classic historical novel Segu, Maryse Condé has pieced together the life of her maternal grandmother to create a moving and profound novel.Maryse Condé’s personal journey of discovery and revelation becomes ours as we learn of Victoire, her white-skinned mestiza grandmother who worked as a cook for the Walbergs, a family of white Creoles, in the French Antilles.Using her formidable skills as a storyteller, Condé describes her grandmother as having "Australian whiteness for the color of her skin...She jarred with my world of women i

Author: Sindiwe Magona
Publisher: Beacon Pre
Keywords: mother, bluestreak
Number of Pages: 216
Published: 2000-09-15
List price: $14.00
ISBN-10: 0807009490
ISBN-13: 9780807009499

Sindiwe Magona’s novel Mother to Mother explores the South African legacy of apartheid through the lens of a woman who remembers a life marked by oppression and injustice. Magona decided to write this novel when she discovered that Fulbright Scholar Amy Biehl, who had been killed while working to organize the nation’s first ever democratic elections in 1993, died just a few yards away from her own permanent residence in Guguletu, Capetown. She then learned that one of the boys held responsible for the killing was in fact her neighbor’s son. Magona began to imagine how easily

Authors:Mother Teresa, Anthony Stern,
Publisher: White Cloud Press
Keywords: spiritual, life, people, meditations, teresa, starts, prayer, mother, everything
Number of Pages: 176
Published: 2000-10-01
List price: $12.95
ISBN-10: 1883991374
ISBN-13: 9781883991371
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