In this lovingly crafted collection, acclaimed writers remember the family members or loved ones who had a profound influence on their early lives. The forces at work here--love, understanding, respect--are universal in thei impact on people's lives. Stories of family love from writers such as Margaret Atwood, Gail Godwin, Isaac Bashevis, and Joyce Carol Oates will touch readers with their warm sentiment and remarkable characters.

Family Portraits 1989, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385264150