The Bridge Ladies: A Memoir

By | December 15, 2019
The Bridge Ladies: A Memoir Author Betsy Lerner
ISBN-10 0062354477
ISBN-13 9780062354471
Year 2017-05-02
Pages 320
Language English
Publisher Harper Perennial
Download Link Click Here

A fifty year old Bridge game provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between a daughter and her mother Betsy Lerner takes us on a powerfully personal literary journey where we learn a little about Bridge and a lot about life After a lifetime defining herself in contrast to her mothers dont ask dont tell generation Lerner finds herself back in her childhood home not five miles from the mother she spent decades avoiding When Roz needs help after surgery it falls to Betsy to take care of her She expected a week of tense civility what she got instead were the Bridge Ladies Impressed by their loyalty she saw something her generation lacked Facebook was great but it wouldnt deliver a pot roast Tentatively at first Betsy becomes a regular at her mothers Monday Bridge club Through her friendships with the ladies she is finally able to face years of misunderstandings and family tragedy the Bridge table becoming the common ground she and Roz never had By turns darkly funny and deeply moving The Bridge Ladies is the unforgettable story of a hard wonbut never too latebond between mother and daughter

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *