They Left Us Everything: A Memoir
- Plum Johnson
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- ISBN-10: 1410493350
- ISBN-13: 9781410493354
- DDC: 306.874084
- Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs ( .50 kgs)
- 394 Pages | Hardcover
- Published/Released October 2016
After almost twenty years of caring for elderly parents, Plum Johnson and her three brothers must empty and sell the beloved family home — twenty-three rooms full of history, antiques, and oxygen tanks. The task turns out to be much harder and more rewarding than she imagined.
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“At times heartbreaking and at others hysterically funny . . . the book’s descriptive prose brings [the] places and people to life and poignantly conveys the quasi-spiritual journey that helps Johnson overcome her grief.”— Publishers Weekly
“Generous and heartfelt, Johnson's book offers an intimate look at family and especially mother-daughter connections. It is an uplifting affirmation of human relationships and the cycle of life itself. A warmly candid memoir of navigating family, aging, and death.”— Kirkus Reviews