Mother Tongue

Mother Tongue

“It is a great beauty of a book, and I am so proud of you for standing with and for the disappeared. A sister, a lover, a witness.”–Alice Walker Mary is nineteen and living alone in Albuquerque. Adrift in the wake of her mother’s death, she longs for something meaningful to take her over. Then […]

Mother Daughter Wisdom

Mother Daughter Wisdom

With such groundbreaking bestsellers as Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdomand The Wisdom of Menopause, Dr. Christiane Northrup is one of today’s most trusted and visionary medical experts. Now she presents her most profound and revolutionary approach to women’s health. . . .The mother-daughter relationship sets the stage for our state of health and well-being for our […]

Mother Knows Best

Mother Knows Best

A mother’s worst nightmare, a chance at redemption, and a deadly secret that haunts a family across the generations. There’s only room for one mother in this family. Claire Abrams’s dreams became a nightmare when she passed on a genetic mutation that killed her little boy. Now she wants a second chance to be a […]

The Camera My Mother Gave Me

The Camera My Mother Gave Me

Susanna Kaysen, who wrote about her teenage depression in the bestseller Girl, Interrupted, now takes on another taboo: her vagina–which suddenly and inexplicably starts to hurt. And neither Kaysen’s cheery gynecologist, nor her internist, nor a laconic “vulvologist” has the cure. An alternative health nurse suggests direct application of tea, baking soda, and boric acid. […]

A Mother For His Son

A Mother For His Son

A heartwarming medical romance by best-selling author Gill Sanderson GP Cat Fraser left London to seek peace after the death of her nephew. It hadn’t been her fault but the guilt bit deeply into her. Medicine in a small Lake District hospital was vastly different from what she had been accustomed to. She came to […]