Mother O' Mine: A Mother's Treasury

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In Mother O' Mine: A Mother's Treasury, Mary Engelbreit has created a beautiful tribute to the one woman most deserving of our affection and gratitude-Mom! In this beautifully produced keepsake you'll find excerpts from classic literature such as Little Women, contemporary prose from authors such as Alice Walker and Anna Quindlen, beloved songs and lullabies, and even some never-before-published-art.

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Overview

In Mother O' Mine: A Mother's Treasury, Mary Engelbreit has created a beautiful tribute to the one woman most deserving of our affection and gratitude-Mom! In this beautifully produced keepsake you'll find excerpts from classic literature such as Little Women, contemporary prose from authors such as Alice Walker and Anna Quindlen, beloved songs and lullabies, and even some never-before-published-art.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780740715044
  • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/22/2001
  • Pages: 132
  • Product dimensions: 8.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Meet the Author

Mary Engelbreit

Mary Englebreit's aphorisms and artwork appear on millions of greeting cards and gift products. Her popularity continues to grow through the success of her books, calendars, home decor, stationery, and crafting lines. Her company is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

Online:
www.maryengelbreit.com

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations VII
Mom IX
Mother O'Mine 11
The Gentle Touch 12
Motherhood 17
Love at First Sight 18
Mother's Song 19
My Mother 20
Music for Mother 22
Children 23
What Mama Saw 24
A Sisterhood Apart 27
A Reading Mother 36
When Mother Reads Aloud 37
Little Women 38
Mama's Lullaby 45
To My Mother 48
The True Story of Ann Estelle 54
My Two Sons 60
My Daughter 63
When You Thought I Wasn't Looking 64
Home Influences 66
The Old Arm Chair 67
Proverbs 31:25-29 68
M-O-T-H-E-R 69
A Pinch of This and a Pinch of That 70
The Watcher 74
Wonderful Mother 75
The Cap That Mother Made 76
A Mother Is... 87
A Mother 89
What Do Mother's Do All Day? 92
Where Does Mom Keep Her Memories? 94
My Mother 96
Measuring Rods 96
That Wonderful Mother of Mine 97
Baby Shoes 98
Light of Home 99
Mother, Now I Understand 101
My Mother's Quilt 104
Honoring the Great Mother 109
Ideals of Life 112
The Old Homestead 115
The Mother 119
The Jewelry Box 120
Home Again 124
Braided Lives 125
Acknowledgments 126
Author Index 128
Title Index 129
Credits 131
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