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My Mama's Waltz

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"She was my best friend when sober and I was her worst enemy when she was drunk."
With stunning honesty, My Mama's Waltz brings to light the painful legacy of daughters of alcoholic mothers -- in the first book to focus solely on this fractured relationship. Eleanor Agnew and Sharon Robideaux share their own personal accounts along with the memories and experiences of hun
Paperback, 336 pages
Published March 1st 1999 by Atria Books (first published 1998)
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Teodora Grigorie
No review about this great book. Just the feeling that I am healed now. And really lucky.
Not sure I can write a review without getting emotional but this is an excellent book. It gives real life stories of what it is like to live in the home of an alcoholic mother, it doesn't judge or try to fix anything, it just tells it like it is. A good read for anyone who knows anyone who has experienced this.
Patti Best
I loved this book, but it is a bit disturbing in some regards. Made me really think about my own mother, but not all of those thoughts were good ones. I do, however, plan to give to my own daughter.
Vicki Davis
This was a book about daughters of alcoholic mothers. I thought the authors had some excellent insights, and it certainly brought back some memories for me.
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