Loading, please wait...

product description page

Veronica's Grave : A Daughter's Memoir (Paperback) (Barbara Bracht Donsky)

Veronica's Grave : A Daughter's Memoir (Paperback) (Barbara Bracht Donsky) - image 1 of 1
not available
Not in stores

About this item

When young Barbara Bracht’s mother disappears from her life (no one tells her that she has died), she is left a confused child whose blue-collar father is intent upon erasing any memory of his dead wife. Forced to keep the secret of her mother’s existence from her brother, Bracht struggles to keep from being crushed under the weight of family secrets as she comes of age and strives to educate herself despite her father’s stance against women’s education—a journey that culminates in a visit to her mother’s grave nearly twenty years after her death. Narrated in a precocious, fiercely intelligent, and compelling voice,Veronica’s Grave” A Daughter’s Memoir is a heartrending story about the psychological cost of families who keep secrets—and the importance of pursuing one’s dreams and passions.
Number of Pages: 330
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Body + Mind + Spirit
Sub-Genre: Personal Memoirs, Women, Inspiration + Personal Growth
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: Barbara Bracht Donsky
Language: English
Street Date: May 10, 2016
TCIN: 50772967
UPC: 9781631520747
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-9044
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.