Tartly humorous, sad and clever ... a passionately written meditation on motherhood, with all the monotony, desperation and visceral feelings faithfully recorded
Elizabeth Buchan, Sunday Times
Moss writes marvellously (and often hilariously) about the clash between career and motherhood. Allison Pearson for intellectuals
Kate Saunders, The Times
Fresh and illuminating... [Sarah] Moss is a wry, winning guide
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‘I biked to the hospital anyway, because it didn’t occur to me to think of an alternative form of transport.’
Sarah Moss on her admission to hospital.
In Conversation | The Online Edition
Two Ireland-based writers discussing national identity, disappointing holidays and art deco china.