Book Reviews of A Mother's Story

A Mother's Story
A Mother's Story
Author: Gloria Vanderbilt
ISBN-13: 9780452278226
ISBN-10: 0452278228
Publication Date: 5/1/1997
Pages: 160
Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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3.5 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Plume
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 4
Wow! I was afraid this story would be too maudlin but she really made me celebrate her son's life in a way I hadn't expected. Ultimately, the ending is very sad and if you have children it will really cause you to pause. I thought it was a wonderful read and would definitely recommend it.
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Helpful Score: 1
It is a memior that is just ok. Gloria Vanderbilt is also the mom of Anderson Cooper, from CNN.
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Helpful Score: 1
Excellent memoir of Gloria Vanderbuilt's loss of her son.
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Helpful Score: 1
Facinating story about Gloria Vanderbilts sons death at the age of 23. The child who died was the older brother of Anderson Cooper, GVs youngest and famed newsman. A quick but powerful read, very personal and painful.
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A quick read..very poignant