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Anything is possible.

Subjects: Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Brothers and sisters -- Fiction; Families -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "...Here are two sisters: One trades self-respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spirit ...

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The obelisk gate.

Subjects: End of the world -- Fiction; Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Mother-daughter relationship -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Essun--once Damaya, once Syenite, now avenger--has found shelter, but not her daughter. Instead there is Alabaster Tenring, destroyer of the world, with a request. ...

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Beauty is a wound : a novel.

Subjects: Families -- Fiction; Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Prostitutes -- FictionIndonesia -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Across generations, the beautiful Indo prostitute Dewi Ayu, her daughters, and her grandchildren are beset by ...

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The fifth season.

Subjects: Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Mother-daughter relationship -- Fiction; Apocalyptic fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Essun, masquerading as an ordinary schoolteacher in a quiet small town, comes home to find that her husband has brutally murdered their son

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Ordinary light : a memoir.

Subjects: African American women authors -- Biography; Mothers -- United States -- Death; Mothers and daughters -- United StatesUnited StatesSmith, Tracy K.; Smith, Tracy K. -- Family

  • Abstract: Summary: In Ordinary light, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith explores her coming-of-age and the meaning of home against a complex ...

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We served the people : my mother's stories.

Subjects: Down to the countryside movement (China) -- Comic books, strips, etc; Mothers and daughters -- Comic books, strips, etc; China -- Social life and customs -- 1949-1976 -- Comic books, strips, etcChina -- History -- 1949-1976 -- Comic books, strips, etc

  • Abstract: Summary: "A collection of moving stories passed from mother to daughter recounting life during China's Cultural Revolution . . . growing up during mid-1960s Communist China. In ...

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Memorial Drive : a daughter's memoir.

Subjects: Women poets, American -- Biography; Mothers and daughters -- United States -- Biography; Family violence -- United StatesTrethewey, Natasha D., 1966-

  • Abstract: Summary: "A . . . personal . . . memoir of a daughter reckoning with the brutal murder of her mother at the hands of her former stepfather, ...

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The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane : a novel.

Subjects: Adopted children -- Fiction; Chinese-American teenagers -- California -- Fiction; Identity (Psychology) -- FictionChina -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Tells the stories of the lives of a Chinese mother and her daughter who has been adopted by an American ...

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