Need a dry sense of humor, I didn't think it was funny, it was tangential and rambling.
At about page 125 I started to read faster, skipping over whole sentances just trying to finish (I am no quitter).
I'm sorry I paid for this book as a Kindle edition and wish I could give it to someone else who might enjoy it.
I didn't read many "pregnancy" or "parenting" books whilst pregnant or since my child was born but one I did read was this book, which was a lovely, light-hearted, funny insight... Read morePublished 16 months ago by LalaB
This book wasn't quite the insight into being a mother that I expected. There were only a few chapters in the middle that I enjoyed. Read morePublished 18 months ago by LiteracySpecialist
This book was good-just not as good as I had expected based upon reviews I had gotten from others. I kind of thought I would be laughing out loud, but I really wasn't. Read morePublished on February 27, 2013 by KeriMans
she loved this book! was very real and very practical. cute and funny bits, as well!
thank you author, anne enright!
It boggles my mind that this author won the Man Booker prize. My only explanation for this terrible book is that her editor suggested she write this as an easy way to capitalize... Read morePublished on January 20, 2013 by suger booger
Need a dry sense of humor, I didn't think it was funny, it was tangential and rambling. Not an easy read.Published on October 20, 2012 by Mtooms
I'm a little over halfway through this book and enjoying it very much. I didn't want a baby-themed book full of fluff and platitudes. Read morePublished on July 8, 2012 by Shari Pundrich