Health, Mind & Body Books:

My Mother, My Friend

The Ten Most Important Things to Talk About With Your Mother


Paperback / softback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

My Mother, My Friend by Mary Marcdante

Available on orders $100 to $1000. Learn more

In stock with supplier

The item is brand new and in-stock in with one of our preferred suppliers. The item will ship from the Mighty Ape warehouse within the timeframe shown below.

Usually ships within 8-12 days


Delivering to:

Estimated arrival:

  • Around 30 Aug to 4 Sep using standard courier delivery


For every woman who wishes she could talk more openly with her mother, this practical, compassionate book introduces a step-by-step plan for breaking down barriers and discussing such matters as health, money, family secrets and aging. MY MOTHER, MY FRIEND is the first book to offer realistic strategies for opening and deeepening the path of communication between adult daughters and their mothers. In a direct, user-friendly style, communications expert Mary Marcdante takes readers through a process of learning how to ask questions while supporting their mothers through their own emotional and practical issues. Emphasising that each reader can adapt these methods to suit her own particular situation, Marcdante provides - Explicit communications techniques and precise phrases a daughter can use to strengthen, heal and enrich the connection between her mother and herself - Helpful lessons on breaking free of stereotypes and treating one's mother as an equal - Suggestions for activities that will bring mother and daughter closer together.

Author Biography

Mary Marcdante, a communication and stress management expert, started her own speaking and training company in 1980. She had presented programs to more than 1500 businesses and associations, concentrating on the area of women's health care, one of the fastest growing industries in America. Her short story, "Squeeze my hand and I'll tell you that I love you" is included in CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE MOTHER'S SOUL
Release date NZ
May 22nd, 2001
Country of Publication
United States
Product ID

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
  • Seen a lower price for this product elsewhere? We'll do our best to beat it. Request a better price
Filed under...