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The award-winning memoir by author Dawn Davies

Winner of:

 2019 Florida Book Award 

2019 GLCA New Writers Award for Nonfiction

Indies Introduces 2018

Indies Next List 2018, 2019

  Dawn Davies writes like an avenging angel. Her stories are poetic, moving, provocative, and bracingly honest...."

                                                                 - Dani Shapiro, author of Inheritance

"Mothers of Sparta is a superbly written book, at times gently poetic, at times devastating. I was spellbound from start to finish.

​                                           -Tim O'Brien, author of The Things They Carried