Daughters of the New World Author:Susan Shreve "Shreve is a master storyteller....[An] intricate portrait of the American woman and her creative centrality inside and outside the home." — THE MIAMI HERALD — They are four generations of women--Anna, Amanda, Sara, and Eleanor--and their remarkable story spans a hundred years, beginning when a willful beauty arrives in America in 1890, and goes o... more »n to love, passion, and scandal. She brings into the world a talented daughter whose photographs capture the soul of the twentieth century, and in turn she has a daughter, who in then has a daughter of her own--all of whom refuse to bow to the conventions of their times. Like their mothers before them, they will charter vast new territory as daughters of the new world.« less
Originally published as Daughters of the New World, this specific copy is titled A Will of Their Own.
Follow five generations of women through their up and downs in life starting with Anna who crossed the Atlantic Ocean for America in 1890.