White dresses : A Memoir of Love and Secrets, Mothers and Daughters. / Mary Pflum Peterson.
View other formats and editions
- ISBN: 9781504657136 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2015.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Summary, etc.:|| In this riveting, poignant memoir of three generations of women and the white dresses that adorned them, Emmy Award-winning television producer Mary Pflum Peterson recounts a journey through loss, redemption, and her battle to rescue her mother from compulsive hoarding.As a successful television journalist at Good Morning America, Mary Pflum is known as a polished and highly organized producer. It's a persona at odds with her tortured childhood, where she watched her emotionally vulnerable mother fill their house with teetering piles of assorted "treasures." But one thing has always united mother and daughter: their love of white dresses. From the dress worn by Mary's mother when she became a nun and married Jesus, to the wedding gown she donned years later, to the special nightshirts she gifted Mary after the birth of her children, to graduation dresses and christening gowns, these white dresses embodied hope and new beginnings.After her mother's...
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 264348 KB).
Search for related items by subject
Biography & Autobiography.
Family & Relationships.