Missing Mom: A Novel
Last time you see someone and you don't
This is my story of missing my mother. One
From Joyce Carol Oates comes this candid, intimate, engaging, and personal new novel.
Nikki Eaton, single, thirty-one, sexually liberated, and economically self-supporting, has never particularly thought of herself as a daughter. Yet, following the unexpected loss of her mother, she undergoes a remarkable transformation during a tumultuous year that brings stunning horror, sorrow, illumination, wisdom, and even—from an unexpected source—a nurturing love.
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Missing mom: a novelUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Nicole, 31, is living an extended adolescence, still in rebellion against her parents' suburban middle-class, do-the-right-thing lifestyle. Her father has recently died; her older, domestic diva ... Read full review
Review: Missing MomUser Review - Monica - Goodreads
This book was so personal to me. Sobbed many times while reading on the beach. It was a wonderful, but emotional read. Read full review