I Don't Know How She Does It: The Life of Kate Reddy, Working Mother

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Product Details

Price
$16.95
Publisher
Anchor Books
Publish Date
Pages
368
Dimensions
5.1 X 0.9 X 8.0 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780375713750
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About the Author

Allison Pearson, an award-winning journalist and author, is a staff writer for the London Daily Telegraph. Her first novel, I Don't Know How She Does It, became an international bestseller and was translated into thirty-two languages. It was a major motion picture, adapted by Aline Brosh McKenna and starred Sarah Jessica Parker. Her most recent novel, I Think I Love You, is set to become a stage musical. She is a patron of Camfed, a charity that supports the education of more than a million African girls (www.camfed.org). She lives in London with her husband, the New Yorker writer Anthony Lane, and their two children.

Reviews

"Fast . . . funny . . . heartbreaking. . . . You root for Kate the whole length of her roller coaster ride." --The New York Times Book Review

"The national anthem for working mothers." --Oprah Winfrey

"A comic wonder: wildly hilarious, achingly sad, perfectly observed." --The Miami Herald

"The book every working woman is likely to devour. . . . A hysterical look--in both the laughing and crying senses of the word--at the life of Supermom." --The New York Times

"Think of Kate Reddy as Bridget Jones' older, harried, married working-mother-of-two sister. . . . Hilarious." --Entertainment Weekly

"Perfectly captures the driven days and frequently sleep-deprived nights of that modern mammal, the working mother . . . with acute humor, piercing insight and more than a touch of tenderness." --New York Daily News

"The definitive social comedy of working motherhood." --The Washington Post