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Hurricanes in Perfect Power - Tales of Modern Motherhood

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Informationen zum Autor Candice Brathwaite (External Editor, Introducer) Candice Brathwaite is the Sunday Times bestselling author of I Am Not Your Baby Mother . She is a contributing editor at Grazia and a presenter on Lorraine , and her writing has appeared in the Guardian , Harper's Bazaar , Stylist , Metro and Huffington Post . She is also the founder of Make Motherhood Diverse - an online initiative that aims to ensure many more mothers see themselves reflected online - and a hugely popular influencer. Klappentext A stunning new collection of short stories about motherhood, selected and introduced by Candice Brathwaite. ______________ 'To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colours of a rainbow' MAYA ANGELOU The story of motherhood is an endlessly rich one: it's one of love - and all the highs and lows that come with that world-turning emotion - and, in the purest sense, of life itself. Within these pages, some of the finest writers in the world explore motherhood in wildly varying modes, from single parenthood to sisters coparenting, from the deepest hardships to the biggest celebrations. Selected and introduced by Candice Brathwaite, author of I Am Not Your Baby Mother . Stories by Lydia Davis, Anita Desai, Mary Gaitskill, Tessa Hadley, Jamaica Kincaid, Toni Morrison, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Irenosen Okojie, Casey Plett, Tabitha Siklos, Helen Simpson, Ali Smith Zusammenfassung A stunning new collection of short stories about motherhood, selected and introduced by Candice Brathwaite. ______________ 'To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colours of a rainbow' MAYA ANGELOU The story of motherhood is an endlessly rich one: it's one of love - and all the highs and lows that come with that world-turning emotion - and, in the purest sense, of life itself. Within these pages, some of the finest writers in the world explore motherhood in wildly varying modes, from single parenthood to sisters coparenting, from the deepest hardships to the biggest celebrations. Selected and introduced by Candice Brathwaite, author of I Am Not Your Baby Mother . Stories by Lydia Davis, Anita Desai, Mary Gaitskill, Tessa Hadley, Jamaica Kincaid, Toni Morrison, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Irenosen Okojie, Casey Plett, Tabitha Siklos, Helen Simpson, Ali Smith ...

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Authors Candice Brathwaite, Various
Assisted by Candice Brathwaite (Editor), Candice Brathwaite (Introduction)
Publisher Vintage UK
 
Languages English
Product format Hardback
Released 23.02.2023
 
EAN 9781784878313
ISBN 978-1-78487-831-3
No. of pages 288
Dimensions 144 mm x 222 mm x 28 mm
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature

FICTION / Women, FICTION / Family Life / General, Short Stories, FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors), Family life fiction, Contemporary lifestyle fiction, Gift books, Anthologies: general, Gender studies: women and girls, Anthologies (non-poetry), Mother’s Day, Mother's Day, International Women’s Day

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