Everything you need to understand or teach A Cure for Dreams by Kaye Gibbons.
A Cure for Dreams is the story of a mother-daughter relationship. It covers four generations of women, and it centers on the relationship between Betty, the narrator, and Lottie, her mother with a great deal of compassion for all people in need. The story begins in the early twentieth century in rural Kentucky.
Betty tells of her mother's family in Kentucky. Lottie is first generation Irish. Her family emigrates from Galway in western...
A Cure for Dreams: A Novel Lesson Plans contain 120 pages of teaching material, including: