Dear Woman of My Dreams is Kathryns 1923 diary, covering her nineteenth year. This coming-of-age story is told in her own words as she goes about her daily life at college with her friends and with her mother and grandmother at home. She writes to the woman that she sees as herself in later years, and the book closes with a brief chapter based on letters and the diary Kathryn wrote when she was one hundred years old. All this has been creatively edited by her daughter to include enough material for the reader to follow both the cross-country train trip that Kathryn and her grandmother took in the summer of 1923 and the various details of time and place that one would not necessarily find in a diary. Illustrations and references link four generations of strong women, and the work is based on an extensive family archive. This is the first in a series of stories based on the women of this family.
Dear Woman of My Dreams written by Lois Kathryn Herr is a unique and stellar book that will stay with me for a long time thanks to its wealth of knowledge, heart-warming story, and information laced throughout. Dear Woman of My Dreams is a book that has floored me; the sensational amount of historical depth in this book is incredible and it takes us on an authentic journey back in time to meet a real woman who so poignantly shares her thoughts and feelings in diary entries. Already I would implore you lovely readers to have a read of Dear Woman of My Dreams, however, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
Dear Woman of My Dreams is a unique, brilliant, and informative biography book that reads almost like a novel, that took me on a journey like no other. Dear Woman of My Dreams is a read that will undoubtedly move, inspire as well as inform readers from start to finish. The reader in Dear Woman of My Dreams will be taken on a journey by Kathryn and her diary entries from the 1920s are compiled and edited by her daughter so that her story can be told.
As the reader reads Dear Woman of My Dreams, the reader will learn all about Kathryn and her life as she writes diary entries to her older self and about women who she dreams of becoming one day. Although this book is non-fiction, it reads like a coming of age novel and is beautifully written by Lois Kathryn Herr and will take its readers on a timeless and beautiful journey that will not only inform you about an incredible woman, but also the year in which it is based and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Dear Woman of My Dreams!
The amount of knowledge in Dear Woman of My Dreams is phenomenal, and from start to finish I found myself learning all thanks to the writing throughout and how much information is laced throughout it. Because although this book is a story of an incredible woman, through her story you learn a lot about the time period and it made for a fascinating and memorable read!
Lois Kathryn Herr is a phenomenal writer who has done a fantastic job of compiling a wealth of information, history, and resources into an incredible book. Lois Kathryn Herr is not only a great writer for this, but she also is as from the start I was impressed and captivated and I noticed early on that the writing was flawless and flowed beautifully from one page to the next! Reads that flow naturally always make the best kind of reads because if a book is stagnant and choppy, it will deter the reader from reading, so I applaud Herr for writing her book in such a remarkable way!
To conclude my thoughts on Dear Woman of My Dreams, I would say if you are a reader who is looking to be taken on a phenomenal and moving journey and learn not only about a wonderful woman but also the time period in which she lived, then the incredible Dear Woman of My Dreams is for you! Dear Woman of My Dreams gets five stars from me! So be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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