By Sue Monk Kidd, Ann Kidd Taylor
An introspective and lovely twin memoir by means of the number 1 New York Times bestselling novelist and her daughter
Sue Monk Kidd has touched thousands of readers along with her novels The mystery lifetime of Bees and The Mermaid Chair and along with her acclaimed nonfiction. during this intimate twin memoir, she and her daughter, Ann, provide certain views as a fifty-something and a twenty-something, every one on a quest to redefine herself and to rediscover every one other.
Between 1998 and 2000, Sue and Ann go back and forth all through Greece and France. Sue, coming to grips with getting older, stuck in an inventive vacuum, longing to reconnect together with her grown daughter, struggles to amplify a imaginative and prescient of swarming bees right into a novel. Ann, simply graduated from university, heartbroken and benumbed through the vintage query approximately what to do together with her existence, grapples with a painful melancholy. As this modern day Demeter and Persephone chronicle the richly symbolic and private which means of an array of inspiring figures and websites, additionally they each one supply voice to that almost all protean of connections: the bond of mom and daughter.
A clever and regarding ebook approximately female thresholds, religious development, and renewal, Traveling with Pomegranates is either a revealing self-portrait via a cherished writer and her daughter, a author within the making, and a momentous tale that might resonate with girls in every single place.