There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me

There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me

Brooke Shields

Actress and writer of the New York instances bestseller Down got here the Rain, Brooke Shields, explores her courting together with her unforgettable mom, Teri, in her new memoir.

Brooke Shields by no means had what an individual may think of a normal existence. She used to be raised by means of her Newark-tough unmarried mother, Teri, a girl who enjoyed the area of convey company and was once usually a media sensation all via herself. Brooke's iconic modeling occupation started unintentionally while she used to be basically 11 months outdated, and Teri's talents as either Brooke's mom and supervisor have been ambitious. yet in inner most she used to be bothered and ingesting heavily.

As Brooke grew to become an grownup the pair made offerings and sacrifices that may have an effect on their dating perpetually. And while Brooke’s personal daughters have been born she came across that her adventure as a mom was once formed in each approach via the lady who raised her. yet regardless of the various ups and downs, Brooke used to be through Teri’s facet while she died in 2012, a loving daughter until eventually the end.

Only Brooke is familiar with the reality of the impressive, tricky, complex lady who used to be her mom. And now, in a good, open memoir approximately her existence transforming into up, Brooke will exhibit tales and emotions which are relatable to a person who has been a mom or daughter.

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