MudwomanBook - 2012 | 1st ed.
Mudgirl is a child abandoned by her mother in the silty flats of the Black Snake River. Mudgirl survives by an accident of fate - or destiny. The well-meaning couple who adopt her quarantine her poisonous history behind the barrier of their Quaker values. A riveting novel that explores the high price of success in the life of one woman - the first female president of a lauded Ivy league college - and her hold upon her self-identity in the face of personal and professional demons.
Publisher: New York : Ecco, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: OATES
Characteristics: 428 p. ; 24cm.