The Girls from Ames: A Story of Women and a Forty-Year Friendship
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: May 2009
Duration: 12 hours 36 minutes
Best-selling author Jeffrey Zaslow is a Will Rogers Humanitarian Award winner and was the replacement advice columnist for Ann Landers in the Chicago Sun-Times. Here he turns his eye to a group of 11 friends who grew up in Ames, Iowa, during the 1960s, a period of unprecedented opportunity for women. What emerges is an inspiring look at the power of friendship to overcome challenges.