With honesty and compassion, she writes of the strange experience of growing up.
She takes the reader back to ancient Athens, to tell the story of a well-to-do young girls rebellion.
We meet a garrulous ironing lady who shares her domestic wisdom.
An earnest (and bossy) daughter of a minister has a few ideas of her own to share.
She recounts the touching tale of a son who learns that he really does have the courage he needs.
In a freefall flight of fancy, she introduces her readers to a young man with ambitions to study a distant planet known as Earth.
Everyone who knows her wonders what on earth could have made a very serious mother get the giggles.
A young girl boasts that she is ready for anythingbut can she handle the challenge at hand?
These charactersand moreawait you in Tales the Laundress Told.