Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin. Her latest book examines the lives of four past presidents to understand what it takes to lead in turbulent times. Their stories, she says, hold valuable lessons for today.
One hundred years ago adoption as we know it today did not exist in America. A social worker in Memphis, Tennessee changed that. But her tactics were cruel, abusive and self-serving. How Georgia Tann changed adoption – for the good and for the bad.
- Barbara Bisantz Raymond Writer whose work has appeared in "Good Housekeeping," "Ladies' Home Journal," "Redbook," "McCall's," "Parents," "Reader's Digest," "Working Mother," "Writer's Digest," and "USA Today."
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