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FREE EPUB Ê MOBI I Knew You by Name î ↠ ❰Read❯ ➭ I Knew You by Name Author Peggy Barnes – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Peggy Barnes has written a remarkable wise and generous memoir about her search for her birth mother Pauline a young woman from the back hills of Alabama It takes a gutsy and determined pYou by Epub #220 Peggy Barnes has written a remarkable wise and generous memoir about her search for her birth mother Pauline a young woman from the back hills of Alabama It takes a gutsy and determined person I Knew MOBI #233 to embark upon such a uest armed with nothing but a name It takes a truly gifted writer to tell the story with such warmth and wit Her story is their story a deeply moving Knew You by ePUB #9734 portrait of two women separated by circumstances but united through the power of words In I Knew You By Name Peggy I enjoyed this book a great deal My writing coach recommended it to me as an example of a memoir about adoption I am so glad the relative saved the letters of Peggy's mother Twelve handwritten letters that give Peggy some clues into her mother's life and connects her to the hardships her mother had to deal withAs an adoptee this is a heartbreaking story to me because Peggy was two years old when her mother gave her to the state agency to be put up for adoption At two a child would seem to me have an even difficult time dealing with adoption because her birth mother would be in her child memories I think Peggy Barnes is a wonderful writer I enjoyed her writing very much

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Of Pauline Miller unwed daughter of a sharecropping family and the man for whom her mother ironed shirts The letters Pauline wrote back to the home from which she’d fled in shameful exile reveal her heartbreaking life In lush Southern language laced with surprising wit Peggy extrapolates from these letters saved by an unknown cousin in the proverbial dust covered trunk to venerate the woman who gave her birth uncovering striking similarities to the life she herself has lived Nancy Pinard Author of Shadow Dancing and Butterfly So Moving and ComplexI knew Peggy Barnes as a vivacious woman and fellow writer I had no idea so many painful stories lay behind her smiling face The multiple story lines some of which were imagined got confusing However Peggy grabs the reader's heart from the start and never let's go

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I Knew You by NameHas written a gorgeous love letter to the courageous woman she never had a chance to know I only wish Pauline could have read it too Stephanie Harrison Author of Adaptation From Short Story to Big ScreenFor sixty five years all Peggy Barnes knew of her beginnings was what she could recall herself at age two a child with big feet and a vocabulary that included little baby talk The only mother she ever knew claimed she never ever cried Then Alabama unsealed the records of adoptive children’s births Peggy learned she is the daughter This lovely lyrical memoir recounts the author's search for her biological mother Barnes's writing is powerful and beautiful