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Title:
Celebrating the family : the MyFamily.com guide to understanding your family history
Author:
MyFamily.com, Inc.
Publication Information:
[New York] : Friedman/Fairfax ; New York, NY : Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co., [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
256 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781586635923
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Strengthen family bonds with the help of the experts from MyFamily.com , a multiple award-winning website for family resources. In these pages you will learn to produce a visual legacy that will be passed down among your family for generations. From researching the past and producing a family tree to creating scrapbooks for the future, from keeping in contact when you're apart to arranging a family reunion, this is a how-to book that will encourage pride in your unique family heritage.


Author Notes

For 20 years, Ancestry#65533; has been the recognized leader in quality genealogical publishing, with books, magazines, and newsletters to its credit. Its parent site, Family.com , has become a leading network for connecting families, and is consistently ranked among the top 15 Internet pages worldwide. Among its many honors: Cool Site of the Day, Daily Website Award, Market-Tech Design Award, Brillianet Award, Cyber-Teddy Award, and many more--all signs of its excellence and popularity.


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Publisher's Weekly Review

All in the Family For children, grandmothers can be comforting and loving mythic figures. For adults, grandmothers may take on a mentor-like quality. Celebrating grandmothers old and young is Janet Lanese's More Grandmothers Are Like Snowflakes... No Two Are Alike: A Treasury of Wit, Wisdom, and Heartwarming Observations. In this second grandmother-inspired compilation, the author intersperses quotes from Mother Teresa ("A good feeling inside is worth more than a great beautician") and Alice Walker ("Our mothers and grandmothers, some of them; moving to music not yet written") along with her own bits of advice, such as "tell the truth no matter what the consequences" and "laugh at yourself and with yourself." (Oct. 8) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved