Stories and Portraits of Our Mothers as We Never Saw Them
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- Publication Date: April 7, 2020
- Imprint: Abrams Image
- ISBN: 9781683358879
- Page Count: 176
- Illustrations: 100 color
- Rights: World/All
Who was your mother before she became a mother?
In this remarkable collection, New York Times bestselling novelist Edan Lepucki gathers more than sixty original essays and favorite photographs to explore this question. The daughters in Mothers Before are writers and poets, artists and teachers, and the images and stories they share reveal the lives of women in ways that are vulnerable and true, sometimes funny, sometimes sad, and always moving.
Jennine Capó Crucet
About the author
Edan Lepucki is the creator of the popular Instagram @MothersBefore. She is the New York Times-bestselling author of the novels California and Woman No. 17 and cohost of the podcast Mom Rage. She lives in Los Angeles with her family.