Fair and Tender Ladies
Returning to Appalachia, Lee Smith, author of Oral History, creates an unforgettable heroine: Ivy Rowe. From girlhood to old age, Ivy nourishes her family with her passion, imagination, and strength.Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - christinejoseph - LibraryThing
Story of Ivy Rowe - chronicle of the South as written only t/ her letters. Great Ivy Rowe, Virginia mountain girl, then wife, mother, and finally "Mawmaw," never strays far from her home-but the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JMlibrarian - LibraryThing
I. . .am. . .Ivy. I've never identified so completely with a character. There may be other books as good about mountain people, but there are none that are superior to Lee Smith's epistolary ... Read full review