From Mother and Daughter to Friends: A Memoir by Nancy Aniston

By Nancy Aniston

Engagingly written as a magazine of fond stories, lifestyles stories, classes realized, and tragedies triumph over, this is often the tale of the relations that gave the realm actress Jennifer Aniston. Written by way of her mom, Nancy Aniston, this smooth, poetic, and captivating memoir represents a therapeutic workout, and most significantly serves for example of ways to deal with and comprehend estrangement among dad or mum and child.

During the meteoric upward push of Jennifer's recognition at the hit tv comedy pals, Nancy and her daughter had a false impression imposed on them via a tabloid television document. within the 3 years considering the fact that they final spoke, Nancy realized that separation from grown youngsters is a countrywide epidemic and that rankings of folks endure an identical emotions of soreness, guilt, and disgrace. this information encouraged Nancy Aniston to checklist kin stories during this compelling quantity, "and within the technique of exact retrospection a remarkable therapeutic took place."

Nancy chronicles her personal adolescence of poverty, abandonment, failed marriages, and the tricky early years as a unmarried mom. She recollects Jennifer's early love for the theater, the therapists, occupation managers, and hangers-on who endangered family members bonds as she guided her daughter throughout the interesting, occasionally disappointing, phases of an appearing occupation that got here to gain exceptional success.

While refusing the trap of superstar gossip, Nancy Aniston strives to safe her story's inherent dignity, hoping it is going to be precious to these attempting to triumph over their very own early life trauma, fallout from divorce, single-parenting concerns, and the "dark gap of child/parent estrangement."

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