Full version Behind Closed Doors: A Daughter's Story Best Sellers Rank : #4
subtitle for Daniella DeChristopher's new memoir, Behind Closed Doors, is A Daughter's Story. Nothing could be more apt. As Daniella looks back on her life, she specifically examines her role as a daughter and how her mother's actions shaped her entire life.Daniella's mother had her at an early age against the wishes of her Italian Catholic family. Her mother was only seventeen when she had her daughter, and it wasn't long before she left Daniella to be raised by others.Daniella grew up without a real family and was made to feel unwanted in every situation she found herself in. It was impossible not to take these words to heart. Daniella spent many years simply trying to find where she fit in. She eventually came to the realization that she would not be able to find it in her current circumstances. She set off on her own and discovered who she truly was along the way.Daniella's inspirational journey speaks to everyone who has felt unwanted or unloved. Daniella didn't let these past labels force her into a specific kind of life. Instead, she made her own family, and she cherishes her loved ones every day of her life.