The Optimist's Daughter LP
The Optimist's Daughter is the story of Laurel McKelva Hand, a young woman who has left the South and returns, years later, to New Orleans, where her father is dying. After his death, she and her silly young stepmother go back still farther, to the small Mississippi town where she grew up. Alone in the old house, Laurel finally comes to an understanding of the past, herself, and her parents.
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Review: The Optimist's DaughterUser Review - Kathy Reinhart - Goodreads
First let me say that Welty's writing is one of the very few I recognize almost instantly. She has a unique style and never falters from it. I felt The Optimist's Daughter was light on actual story ... Read full review
Review: The Optimist's DaughterUser Review - Realini - Goodreads
The Optimist's Daughter by Eudora Welty Fabulous book, with a Lady Macbeth –like character, without any lady to speak of in her This novel is excellent. Not because I say so, it won the Pulitzer Prize ... Read full review