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Rona Maynard

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Former Chatalaine editor, the author Rona Maynard discusses her recent memoir, My Mother’s Daughter (Emblem Editions, 2008) with Joseph Planta, as well offers her thoughts on the American and Canadian elections, Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and more.

My Mother’s Daughter by Rona Maynard. (Emblem Editions, 2008)

Click to buy this book from Amazon.ca: My Mother’s Daughter

Text of introduction by Joseph Planta:

I am Planta: On the Line. This is THECOMMENTARY.CA.

From 1994 to 2004, Rona Maynard was the editor of Chatelaine. Before that she worked at Flare and Maclean’s. Last year she wrote a wonderful memoir, My Mother’s Daughter, which has just been published in softcover; $19.99 from McClelland and Stewart. It’s a really great book. I re-read parts of it this past summer, and I was struck at how some of the stuff in there just stays with you. http://www.ronamaynard.com is her website where she maintains a very fine blog. Please welcome once again to the Planta: On the Line program, Rona Maynard; Good morning, Ms. Maynard.


Rona Maynard website: http://www.ronamaynard.com