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Mothers and sons




Children and Death.

Commentator Anne Lamott reflects on life on the first anniversary of her best friend's death.


Anne Lamott Discusses Motherhood.

Writer Anne Lamott continues her chronicle of life with her young son, Sam. Lamott is the author of Operating Instructions: A Journal Of My Son's First Year. (Pantheon).


The Trauma of Rescue

A reading by Gary Paulsen from his new book, "Eastern Sun, Winter Moon." It details a harrowing story of the violent way his mother protected him from a potential predator.

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