About my mother : true stories of a horse-crazy daughter and her baseball-obsessed mother : a memoir /

Peggy Rowe's story of growing up as the daughter of Thelma Knobel is filled with warmth and humor. But there's a Thelma in everyone's life. She's the person taking charge, the one who knows instinctively how things should be. Growing up, Peggy saw her mother as a benevolent, lovi...

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Main Author: Rowe, Peggy,
Other Authors: Rowe, Mike, 1962-
Format: Book
Published: [Place of publication not identified] : Forefront Books, [2018]
Physical Description: xvi, 174 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Table of Contents:
  • Take me out to the ball game!
  • Home fires
  • Only the good stuff
  • Facing the music
  • Miss Blevins
  • Ahead of her time
  • The Christmas conspiracy
  • Just the two of us
  • Religion and horses
  • Family: for better or worse
  • Paradise found
  • Moving on
  • New territory
  • Up in smoke: marriage and the family
  • Bragging rights
  • Our Christmas close-up
  • The day mom and I ate at the White House
  • The Rascal Scooter
  • A whole new ballgame: the most exciting day of mom's life - Epilogue
  • Family Remembrances
  • Discussion questions for books clubs by Marjie Rowe