As Good As I Could Be: a Memoir about Raising Wonderful Children in Difficult Times

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Author: Cheever, Susan

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Edition First Edition

Publisher New York Simon & Schuster 2001

ISBN 0684863413 / 9780684863412

Seller ID 002922

Having children transforms us - by the amazing power of our love for them and theirs for us, by the anger they are able to provoke in us, and because in order to be good parents to our children, we must admit we are no longer children ourselves. Susan Cheever, bestselling author, describes that transformation in passionate, compelling, moving prose. Raising a daughter, 18, and a son, 11, they have all survived divorce, blending families, issues at school, eating disorders, and alcoholism. Provocative, perceptive, wise and unflinchingly honest, this book is the touchstone for all parents who are doing the best they can. There is a very small bump at the top, and the jacket is lightly shelfworn at the bottom edges. ; 191 pages

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