The Smartest Woman I Know

The Smartest Woman I Know

by Ilene Beckerman

Hardcover

$15.95
View All Available Formats & Editions
Want it by Tuesday, December 18 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781565125377
Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Publication date: 09/05/2011
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.56(w) x 7.28(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ilene Beckerman was nearly sixty when she began her writing career. Her articles have appeared in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and Ladies’ Home Journal. She has judged People's "Best and Worst Dressed" issue and has traveled the country, speaking to women's groups. “Sometimes,” she says, “i feel like Grandma Moses—she didn’t start until later in life either—but i try not to look like her.”

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

The Smartest Woman I Know 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I loved this book. I bought it for my Grandma and my friends Grandma too. It was witty, heartfelt and funny. I had bought another one of Ilene Beckermans books and I enjoyed this one as much as the first one I bought, I find her books very relatable no matter what your background is. This book brought a smile too my face as I reflected back on all the wonderful memories I had with my Grandmother. Let's just say I am a fan...
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I loved this book. A celebration of grandmothers, beautifully written. And very funny! Makes me appreciate my grandma all the more. I love Beckerman's writing style and end up buying her books as gifts for all my friends. Looking forward to the next one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is charming, nostalgic, and wise. It's a lovely gift, a thank you to the author's grandmother that will resonate with both grandmothers and granddaughters.