Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Meet My Mother” as Want to Read:
Meet My Mother
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Meet My Mother

it was amazing 5.0  ·  Rating details ·  1 Rating  ·  1 Review
"In this captivating poetic memoir, Louise Nicholas honours the memory of her mother, Dorothy, and her mother's unfulfilled wish - until now - to be a published writer. Dorothy dances across these pages. Her sense of humour, her sparkle, and her love for her five children beam at us through her letters and partially written life story, and through Louise's anecdotal flashb ...more
ebook, 134 pages
Published April 1st 2018 by Ginninderra Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Meet My Mother, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Meet My Mother

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-1
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Mike
Jul 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Louise Nicholas is a much-loved and admired Adelaide based poet. This book, about her mother Dorothy, builds on the writing of her mother, and supplements it with Louise's recollections of her relationship with her mother. There are poems by Louise about her mother, poetic letters which her mother wrote to her in Louise's adult travelling years, and sections of prose providing a timeline through her mother's life.

Louise describes her mother's life, in a non-pejorative way, as 'a little life'. M
...more
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
0 followers
Louise Nicholas is a Survivor Advocate at Rape Prevention Education. She is married with four children.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »