This beautifully designed book makes a great gift for stepfathers and stepchildren. A companion to Warm and Wonderful Stepmothers of Famous People, the 27 mini-biographies includes internationally well-known athletes, authors, entertainers and U. S. First Ladies.
Dedicated to her stepmother, the beautifully designed book makes a wonderful gift to stepmothers or stepchildren. The 25 mini-biographies cover from Buddha and Elizabeth I to Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the second mothers who counter the stereotype of the "wicked, cruel stepmother" of fairy tales.
When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent of Roscrea, Co. Limerick, to be looked after as a `fallen woman' and at the age of three her baby was whisked away and `sold' to America for adoption. Coerced into signing a document promising `Never to Seek to Know' what the Church did with him, she never saw him again. She would spend...