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The Bridge Ladies

A Memoir

by Betsy Lerner

Hardcover, 299 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $25.99 |


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A Memoir
Betsy Lerner

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A fifty-year-old bridge game, and the secrets it held, provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between the author and her mother.

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Mother And Daughter Come Together At The Card Table In 'The Bridge Ladies'

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