Blush: A Mennonite Girl Meets a Glittering World

  • 272 pages
  • English
  • Paperback
Blush: A Mennonite Girl Meets a Glittering World

᠐ Paperback Read בֿ Blush: A Mennonite Girl Meets a Glittering World For Free ᡖ Book Author Shirley Hershey Showalter ᢧ Showalter, now a former college president, was born to a Mennonite family in Lititz, Penn., and much of her memoir takes place in this small town with a Mennonite community at its center Aside from initial chapters that outline basic information about Showalter s ancestors, this is mainly the story of Showalter s childhood, up to her teenage years The author memoirist describes growing up Mennonite her story affords glimpses into this religion s traditions and rituals Readers learn how a Mennonite community responds to families in mourning, as when Showalter s sister dies, and how women in Mennonite families pass on culinary heirlooms, i.e., handwritten recipe books Unfortunately, Showalter s simplistic writing style limits the scope of some of her observations The fact that the memoir is written in chronological order makes it read like a diary and deprives it of narrative drive Filled with platitudes Everyone s childhood is some mixture of sweet and sour , this memoir will interest readers who want to learn about growing up Mennonite, but it provides information than insight Sept.Selected as A Best Spiritual Book Of 2013 At Spirituality Practice website spiritualityandpractice.com books features.php id 25197She s a smart, sweetly blushing, baseball loving, convertible driving,taking on the bishop kind of girl who delights and inspires Dora Dueck, award winning authorYour mouth will water at all the delicious recipes, and some of you willwant to return to the other world not only of a culture, but thefifties, the simple, plain lives of ordinary people who weave the soulof a country Linda Joy Myers, President, The National Association of Memoir Writers and author List of Christian denominations Wikipedia A denomination is a distinct religious body within Christianity, identified by traits such as name, organization, leadership and doctrine Hobo 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