The Good Mother Author:Sue Miller In "The GOod Mother", the brilliant new novelist Sue Miller gives us a tragic conflict not between good and evil but between two powerful sets of feelings, the erotic and the maternal. We share Anna's dazed recognition of her plight, her loyalties to Molly and Leo that now cruelly divide her, her anger, confusion, feat, and grief. But we share... more » her growing strength as well, the stubborn emergence of courage, acceptance, hope - the classic attributes of the good mother.
The Good Mother is complex and intense, and wise in the ways of passion, irony, and pity. It is a novel to read, savor, and live in.« less