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Live Through This

A Mother's Memoir of Runaway Daughters and Reclaimed Love

by Debra Gwartney

Hardcover, 224 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $24 |

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Live Through This
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A Mother's Memoir of Runaway Daughters and Reclaimed Love
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Debra Gwartney

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The author describes how she moved across the country in an attempt to build a new life for her four daughters, only to have her two teenage daughters run away, her frantic struggle to find the missing girls, and her efforts to rebuild their relationship.

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A Mother's Memoir Of Runaway Daughters

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