Not Becoming My Mother

Not Becoming My Mother

[and Other Things She Taught Me Along the Way]

Downloadable Audiobook - 2013
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Chronicles the mother-daughter relationship of culinary author Ruth Reichl, now editor-in-chief of Gourmet magazine, and her late mother, Miriam. Miriam Brudno, who bowed to societal and familial pressure to become a wife and a mother over pursuing a fulfilling career, cheered her daughter on and pointed out that Ruth had an obligation, both to herself and to her mother, to use her life well.
Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Audio ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2013, 2009
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781101050965
Branch Call Number: Audio Download
Characteristics: 1 sound file (1 hr., 30 min.) : digital
Additional Contributors: Penguin Audio (Firm)
Alternative Title: OneClick Digital audiobooks

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PimaLib_MaryG Aug 04, 2017

The discovery of a treasure trove of her mother's papers leads famed food writer and editor Ruth Reichl to a deeper understanding of her mother who was frustrated by family expectations that led her to stifle her own intellectual interests in the pursuit of a husband and family. It broke my hear ... Read More »


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PimaLib_MaryG Aug 04, 2017

The discovery of a treasure trove of her mother's papers leads famed food writer and editor Ruth Reichl to a deeper understanding of her mother who was frustrated by family expectations that led her to stifle her own intellectual interests in the pursuit of a husband and family. It broke my hear to listen to this well-written tale.

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