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Daughter of the Queen of Sheba

by Jacki Lyden

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lyden, Jacki.,
    • Radio journalists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Foreign correspondents -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJacki Lyden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4874.L93 L93 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination257 p. ;
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL673834M
      ISBN 100395765315
      LC Control Number97019952
      OCLC/WorldCa36817316

      Daughter of the Queen of Sheba Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for wordpress Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China.   Now, reading it in published form, I think "Wisdom's Daughter" is even better than India Edghill's previous book "Queenmaker"--the story of Queen Michal, Saul's daughter and David's consort. In "Wisdom's Daughter", Edghill recreates the court of King Solomon and of Bilqis, Queen of Sheba.5/5(5).

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Daughter of the Queen of Sheba by Jacki Lyden, , Houghton Mifflin edition, in EnglishPages: Daughter of the Queen of Sheba is a compelling tale of two women with a scrappy genius for survival. pages. NOTE: This title is a Bargain book. Bargain books are excess inventory or store returns from publishers that are discreetly marked with a small dot or line on the edge of the pages and, while most are in great condition, some books Pages:

        The crown worn by the queen is identical to Nefertiti’s famous flat-topped crown. 4. I contend that Sheba is not a country but a person called Sheba, in fact most likely Sheba, David’s fiercest opponent. Bathsheba would have been his daughter, and the Queen of Sheba should actually be read Sheba’s Queen (of Egypt), in other words, Nefertiti.5/5(1). Click to read more about Daughter of the Queen of Sheba: A Memoir by Jacki Lyden. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(7).


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In her manic phases, Dolores became Marie Antoinette or the Queen of Sheba, exotically delusional and frightening, yet to young Jacki also transcendent, even inspiring.

In time, Jacki grew to accept, even relish, Dolores's bizarre episodes, marveling at her mother's creative energy and using it to fuel her own/5(38). An amazing memoir of a daughter struggling with her mother's mental instability throughout much of her life.

I have no idea who Jacki Lyden is, not having listened to NPR much in my life, but I was drawn into the story from the very beginning, with the first instance of the "Queen of Sheba," Lyden's mother's manic alter ego, appearing when Lyden was about twelve/5. “What distinguishes Daughter of the Queen of Sheba from any other book about dysfunctional parents and turns this exotic memoir into compelling literature is the dreamy poetry of Lyden’s prose.

In graceful imagery as original (and occasionally as highly wrought) as her mother’s costumes, Lyden—a senior correspondent for National /5(38). The Paperback of the Daughter of the Queen of Sheba: A Memoir by Jacki Lyden at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. About Daughter of the Queen of Sheba. As an adult, National Public Radio foreign correspondent Jacki Lyden has spent her life on the front lines of some of the world’s most dangerous war zones.

As a child, she lived in a war zone of a different kind. Her mother, Dolores, suffered from what is now called manic depression; but when Jacki was growing up in a small Midwestern town, Dolores was. Daughter of the Queen of Sheba. About the Book Daughter of the Queen of Sheba.

by Jacki Lyden. Jacki Lyden is known to many as a foreign correspondent for National Public Radio, a vocation which has brought her to the front lines of some of the world's most precarious regions.

But in this memoir, she tells of the precariousness of her childhood. One virtue of Daughter of the Queen of Sheba is that it does not try to be a self-help book of any kind. Building on this, while Lyden clearly has deep love and respect for her mother, she does not mince her words with the lingo of popular psychology.

The Queen of Sheba (Hebrew: מלכת שבא ‎; Arabic: ٱلْمَلِكَة بَلْقِيْس ‎, romanized: Al-Malikah Balqīs) is a figure first mentioned in the Hebrew the original story, she brings a caravan of valuable gifts for the Israelite King tale has undergone extensive Jewish, Islamic, and Ethiopian elaborations, and has become the subject of one of the.

But what distinguishes Daughter of the Queen of Sheba (Houghton Mifflin, $24) from any other book about dysfunctional parents (and the children who love them and sell book Author: Lisa Schwarzbaum.

“What distinguishes Daughter of the Queen of Sheba from any other book about dysfunctional parents and turns this exotic memoir into compelling literature is the dreamy poetry of Lyden’s prose.

In graceful imagery as original (and occasionally as highly wrought) as her mother’s costumes, Lyden—a senior correspondent for National 2/5(2).

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Black humor alternates with almost unbearable pathos in National Public Radio journalist Jacki Lyden's memoir of her mother's manic-depressive episodes.

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Includes page "A Penguin readers guide to Daughter of the Queen of Sheba, by Jacki Lyden," at end of book. Description:14 pages ; 20 cm: Other Titles: Penguin readers guide to Daughter of the Queen of Sheba, by Jacki Lyden: Responsibility: Jacki Lyden. Three powerful women form the backbone of this beautifully written narrative about the wish, both rational and not, to be elsewhere: crusty, earthy Mabel; her daughter Dolores, the self- styled Queen of Sheba in her manic visions; and the author, Dolores's daughter, a reporter for NPR.

Anyone who has heard Lyden's crisp journalistic voice on the radio will be surprised by the lush (at times. Daughter of the Queen of Sheba audiobook, by Jacki Lyden As a foreign correspondent for National Public Radio, Jacki Lyden has spent her adult life on the frontlines in some of the most dangerous war zones in the world.

Her childhood was a war zone of a different kind. Her mother suffered from what we now call manic-depression; when Jacki was a child in. Daughter of the Queen of Sheba: A Memoir Paperback – Oct.

1 by Jacki Lyden (Author) out of 5 stars 24 ratings. See all 12 formats and editions Hide other /5(24). Originally published: Houghton Mifflin, t.p. verso Includes page "A Penguin readers guide to Daughter of the Queen of Sheba, by Jacki Lyden," at end of bookPages:.

daughter of the queen of sheba: a memoir by Jacki Lyden ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 1, Three powerful women form the backbone of this beautifully written narrative about the wish, both rational and not, to be elsewhere: crusty, earthy Mabel; her daughter Dolores, the self-styled Queen of Sheba in her manic visions; and the author, Dolores's.Daughter Of The Queen Of Sheba Book Summary: ''I am the Queen of Sheba, my mother announced to me in a regal voice''.

She was wrapped in toga of bedsheets, with eye-pencil hieroglyphics drawn on her bare arms, a tiara on her head. I was twelve years old.' When she was well, Jacki Lyden's mother was a pretty but powerless suburban 60s housewife.Daughter of the Queen of Sheba. In Daughter of the Queen of Sheba, Jacki Lyden has produced an engaging, beautifully written memoir of a daughter growing up with a severely mentally ill mother.

The mother's disabling psychiatric symptoms began when she was 34 years old and Jacki Lyden and the mother's diagnosis of bipolar affective disorder was not made for decades : Jeffrey L.

Geller.