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Motherhood

(2017)
A Novella by

 
 
Welcome to motherhood - a land of aching fatigue, constant self-sacrifice and thankless servitude, a land of bottomless devotion, small hands and feet like warm pink roses, and velvet kisses. Here is a land where men and women, once carefree and engrossed in work and sex, now try to solve age-old arguments and search fruitlessly for another hour in the day. Perhaps you know this land well, or perhaps you're entering it for the first time - either way, you need these honest, sharply funny, humane stories from an expert guide. Selected from Helen Simpson's short story collections Dear George, Hey Yeah Right Get a Life and Constitutional

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Genre: Literary Fiction

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Paperback Editions

May 2017 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Motherhood: Vintage Minis
Author(s): Helen Simpson
ISBN: 1-78487-273-3 / 978-1-78487-273-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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Kindle Editions

June 2017 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Motherhood: Vintage Minis
Author(s): Helen Simpson
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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