The Undertaker's Daughter

The Undertaker's Daughter

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11.99 The Undertaker's Daughter

The Undertaker’s Daughter is a wonderfully quirky, gem of a book beautifully written by Kate Mayfield.…Her compelling, complicated family and cast of characters stay with you long after you close the book” (Monica Holloway, author of Cowboy & Wills and Driving With Dead People).

How does one live in a house of the dead? Kate Mayfield explores what it meant to be the daughter of a small-town undertaker in this fascinating memoir evocative of Six Feet Under… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

While it is interesting, there is just not much depth to The Undertaker’s Daughter to make a lasting impression.

Mayfield finds her stride in this evocative return to the 1960s, to a society that dared not speak of disease, disability or difference to a South not yet liberated from racism, despite the public face of integration and to a home dominated by dead bodies.

Book Details  

Publisher: Gallery Books (January 13, 2015)

Collection: Gallery Books

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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