Missing Mother

Missing Mother

A Heartbreaking Story of Loss, Family Secrets, and A Daughter's Search for Her Mother

Book - 2017
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No one told Barbara Bracht that her mother had died, and she is left a confused child whose blue-collar father is intent upon erasing any memory of her mother. Barbara struggles to keep from being crushed under the weight of family secrets as she comes of age and strives to educate herself, despite her father's stance against women's education.
Publisher: Toronto, ON :, Collins an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishersLtd,, 2017
Edition: First trade paperback edition
ISBN: 9781443454728
Branch Call Number: ANF 818.6 DON
Characteristics: 318 pages ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Donsky, Barbara Bracht


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Sep 09, 2017

A sad story about a child's longing for her birth mother who died when she was very young and no one talked about her. Her father remarried. She was not abused but was never told she was loved or that she was pretty . A bit slow at times.

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