Leaving Mother Lake

A Girlhood at the Edge of the World
By Yang Erche Namu, Christine Mathieu (Electronic Book, 2007)
The haunting memoir of a girl growing up in the Moso country in the Himalayas--a unique matrilineal society. But even in this land of women, familial tension is eternal. Namu is a strong-willed daughter, and conflicts between her and her rebellious mother lead her to break the taboo that holds the Moso world together--she leaves her mother's house.
  • Little, Brown and Company
    • Format: Electronic Book

    • Price: $9.99 US/$9.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316029308

    • On Sale Date: 09/03/2007

    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback, Electronic Book, Electronic Book

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The haunting memoir of a girl growing up in the Moso country in the Himalayas--a unique matrilineal society. But even in this land of women, familial tension is eternal. Namu is a strong-willed daughter, and conflicts between her and her rebellious mother lead her to break the taboo that holds the Moso world together--she leaves her mother's house.

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Leaving Mother Lake
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $9.99 US/$9.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780316029308
  • On Sale Date: 09/03/2007
Leaving Mother Lake