"Shreve is a master storyteller....[An] intricate portrait of the American woman and her creative centrality inside and outside the home."
THE MIAMI HERALD
They are four generations of womenAnna, Amanda, Sara, and Eleanorand their remarkable story spans a hundred years, beginning when a willful beauty arrives in America in 1890, and goes on to love, passion, and scandal. She brings into the world a talented daughter whose photographs capture the soul of the twentieth century, and in turn she has a daughter, who in then has a daughter of her ownall of whom refuse to bow to the conventions of their times. Like their mothers before them, they will charter vast new territory as daughters of the new world.
|Publisher:||Random House Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||4.17(w) x 6.88(h) x 1.05(d)|
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Im only 14- and I hardly like to read but this book just entrapped me with the lives of 4 women... strong in spirit and independent of heart! This is truly a must read!