Dirty Wars and Polished Silver| Giveaway

As a young Jewish girl growing up in in the Midwest, Lynda Schuster collected stamps and dreamed of the exotic faraway places that produced such glowing artifacts. She resented her unambitious mother as well as the overambitious father who grew dissatisfied with his family life and left them when Lynda was just a  young teen….

A Piece of Sky, A Grain of Rice

A Piece of Sky, A Grain of Rice: A Memoir in Four Meditations  by Christine Hale Summary She is the unexpected child of her parents’ later years and she starts life surrounded by an abusive father, an alcoholic mother who she obsesses about pleasing, and two older sisters, one of whom is mentally disabled. Her father, the…