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Lost daughter

by Louise Redfield Peattie

  • 101 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P33 Lo, PS3531.E256 Lo
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p.l., 3-238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24372716M
LC Control Number38029536

  Book Description: New York Times bestselling author Mary Monroe brings to life her most provocative and daring characters yet in this emotional and sometimes shocking tale of daughters lost and found, and the ways in which the past still haunts them.   The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante review – a frighteningly insightful finale In this last instalment, the Neapolitan series mutates into a weightier exploration of the sinister.

The Lost Daughter Reviews “Gill Paul has created Maria with such strength that she springs from the pages Deeply moving, but never without hope.” Woman’s Weekly “A brilliantly emotional read” Woman’s Own “As rich in historical detail as it is captivating” Heatworld “A story meticulously researched with a real sense of hope.”. Book Feature - The Lost Daughter by Gill Paul. From the publisher: Pretty, vivacious Grand Duchess Maria Romanov, the nineteen-year-old daughter of the fallen Tsar Nicholas II, lives with her family in suffocating isolation, a far cry from their once-glittering royal days are a combination of endless boredom and paralyzing fear; her only respite are clandestine flirtations.

  A tender memoir of love and redemption. Born during the civil rights movement to Black Panther Party parents, Williams (Brothers in Hope: The Story of the Lost Boys of Sudan, ) grew up in a tough neighborhood of Oakland, Calif., where "the world was caught up in a swirling storm of violence, revolutionary zeal, sexual freedom, and creative expression.".   Elena Ferrante is the author of The Days of Abandonment (Europa, ), Troubling Love (Europa, ), The Lost Daughter (Europa, ) and the Neapolitan Quartet (Europa ). She is also the author of a children's picture book illustrated by Mara Cerri, The Beach at Night. Ann Goldstein is an editor at The New Yorker/5(K).


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The Lost Daughter: A Novel Paperback – Aug by Gill Paul (Author)/5(). From the author of The Days of Abandonment, The Lost Daughter is Elena Ferrante's most compelling and perceptive meditation on womanhood and motherhood yet. Leda, a middle-aged divorce, is alone for the first time in years when her daughters leave home to live with their father/5.

From The New Yorker. In this brutally frank novel of maternal ambivalence, the narrator, a forty-seven-year-old divorcée summering alone on the Ionian coast, becomes obsessed with a beautiful young mother who seems ill at ease with her husband’s rowdy, slightly menacing Neapolitan clan.

When this woman’s daughter loses her doll, Cited by: 3. "The Lost Daughter is an extraordinary memoir. In fact, this is exactly the kind of story for which memoir was born.

In fact, this is exactly the kind of story for which memoir was born. Mary Williams has lived more lives than a dozen other women combined.4/4(25).

The Lost Daughter is a chronicle of her journey back in time, an exploration of fractured family bonds, and a moving epic of Hardcover, /5.

Lost Daughter is an incredibly raw and emotional story Well worth a read.’ Cosy Books Blog ***** ‘This was a really heartfelt and heartbreaking story I was pulled into this book very quickly, it was very emotional but extremely well thought out and well written.

I 4/5(8). " The Lost Daughter is a novel about the female condition: the conflicts that can emerge in the sphere of marriage, the extinction of love and passion, the difficult relationships with children, which both obstruct and assist the free expression of one's feelings and the growth towards maturity."/5(4).

Leda remembers how she herself was lost as a child and her panic when one of her own daughters was lost. But when Nani, Elena's doll, goes missing the novel reaches its emotional epicenter.

Leda, it turns out in a moment redolent with psychological implications, has taken it. The tale of a woman's rediscovery of herself soon becomes the story of a ferocious confrontation with the past. The Lost Daughter is a profound exploration of the conflicting emotions that tie /5(7).

She has written two novels about the last Russian royal family: The Secret Wife, published inwhich tells the story of cavalry officer Dmitri Malama and Grand Duchess Tatiana, the second daughter of Russia's last tsar; and The Lost Daughter, published in Octoberthat tells of the attachment Grand Duchess Maria formed with a guard in the house in Ekaterinburg where the family was held from April.

In this latest from the pseudonymous Italian Ferrante (Troubling Love,etc.), a middle-aged woman spends her summer vacation meditating about was born and raised in Naples, but she didn’t feel happy until she escaped at 18 to study in Florence. Mary Luana Williams is an American social activist and author who wrote The Lost Daughter: A Memoir about her life.

The memoir details being adopted by Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden in her adolescence, as well as growing up as a daughter of Black Panthers before Fonda adopted her.

She works with Sudanese refugees through the organization she founded, the Lost Boys tion: Author, activist;, National Park Service Ranger. Viewers will be relieved to know Long Lost Daughter isn't based on a true story, but its heart-pounding premise is reason enough to watch.

According to the Author: Tai Gooden. Randal Keynes's poignant book shows how the two were bound together. Its focus is Charles and Emma Darwin's first daughter, Annie, and her death in Author: Guardian Staff.

The Lost Daughter Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections: This detailed literature summary also contains Quotes and a Free Quiz on The Lost Daughter by Elena Ferrante.

Transcript for Fonda's Adoped Daughter: Actress Saved My Life We turn to jane fonda's adopted daughter, a daughter we didn't know about. Mary williams is. Lost Daughter NPR coverage of Lost Daughter by Elena Ferrante and Ann Goldstein.

News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. A new novel perfect for anyone curious about Anastasia, Maria, and the other lost Romanov daughters, by the author of The Secret Wife.

Pretty, vivacious Grand Duchess Maria Romanov, the nineteen-year-old daughter of the fallen Tsar Nicholas II, lives with her family in suffocating isolation, a far cry from their once-glittering royal. The Lost Daughter Paperback – 18 Oct.

by Gill Paul (Author)/5(). Lost Daughters was published in print and Kindle format through CQT Media and Publishing and Land of Gazillion Adoptees in early The beautiful cover art of painted flowers was provided by artist and Lost Daughter, Carlynne Hershberger.

% of our portion. Elena Ferrante’s novel The Lost Daughter, narrated in the first person by university English professor Leda, explores themes of motherhood, parental obligation and its impact on personal freedom, and the role of memory in perception of the present.

The Lost Daughter is a suspenseful story in the beginning and keeps moving right through to the end. A story of a kidnap gone bad from the original plan, but gives a good basis for the story.

The characters are believable in their actions and lives, even down /5().Elena Ferrante is the author of The Days of Abandonment (Europa, ), Troubling Love (Europa, ), The Lost Daughter (Europa, ) and the Neapolitan Quartet (Europa ).She is also the author of a children’s picture book illustrated by Mara Cerri, The Beach at Night.

Ann Goldstein is an editor at The New translations for Europa Editions include novels by Amara Lakhous.