Best, Most Awful Job: Twenty Writers Talk Honestly About Motherhood – (Editor) Kather May

£12.99

Hardback

In stock (can be backordered)

Description

Poignant, funny, sensitive, but most importantly, heart-stoppingly true. This is an outstanding collection of essays, from some of the finest writers, which gets right to the dark heart of what it really means to be a mother. – Clover Stroud, author of My Wild and Sleepless Nights; ————————-; Motherhood is life-changing. Joyful. Disorientating. Overwhelming. Intense on every level. Its the best, most awful job.; The Best, Most Awful Job brings together twenty bold and brilliant women to speak about motherhood in all its raw, heart-wrenching, gloriously impossible forms.; Overturning assumptions, breaking down myths and shattering stereotypes, these writers challenge our perceptions of what it means to be a mother – and ask you to listen.; Contributors include:; Michelle Adams – Javaria Akbar – Charlene Allcott – MiMi Aye – Jodi Bartle – Sharmila Chauhan – Josie George – Leah Hazard – Joanne Limburg – Katherine May – Susana Moreira Marques – Dani McClain – Hollie McNish – Saima Mir – Carolina Alvarado Molk – Emily Morris – Jenny Parrott – Huma Qureshi – Peggy Riley – Michelle Tea – Tiphanie Yanique; A wonderful anthology. I enjoyed it so much – the honesty, intelligence, fury and tenderness of the essays; and, importantly and refreshingly, the range of voices and stories it contains. Liz Berry, author of The Republic of Motherhood; This is the kind of book that could well make a difference to someones life . . . every mother should read it. Laura Pearson, author of I Wanted You to Know

Additional information

Published Status

Published

Date Published

19/03/2020