My Story, My Song Lucimarian Roberts, Robin Roberts, Missy Buchanan
For all of her long life, Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts has relied on her faith in God. In this heartwarming memoir, the 87-year old mother of Good Morning America’s co-anchor Robin Roberts recalls key moments in her life, noting how God has guided and encouraged her through people of all ages and races. My Story, My Song brings together pivotal moments of Lucimarian Roberts’ intriguing life with personal reflections from her daughter Robin.
I have always believed in the power of music, and when you put that together with a good story, I am hooked! Thank you to Lucimarian Roberts for sharing her life's journey with us. And, oh, what a story—growing up with an alcoholic father, dealing with racial prejudiece, raising four children, and married for 57 years to a Tuskegee Airman! This story is an inspiring and poignant example of what really matters in life."—Gayle King, editor-at-large of O, The Oprah Magazine
This book is a beam of light, just like the author herself. So much hope and healing and a song to lift up every heart. In these pages, the wonderful Robin Roberts and her mother have a conversation that will make every mother and daughter smile. And I promise you, if there is ever an eclipse of the sun, no one will notice it if Lucimarian is around. She brings all things bright and beautiful into the room.—Diane Sawyer, Emmy Award–winning journalist,
Being the daughter of a phenomenal mother, I know Robin Roberts became who she is because she is the daughter of Lucimarian Roberts.This book must be read by every woman who wants to raise a daring daughter who dares to face life fully with enthusiasm and an adventurous spirit.—Dr. Maya Angelou, poet , best-selling author