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Blended [electronic resource] : Writers on the Stepfamily Experience. Samantha Waltz.

Waltz, Samantha. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781580055581 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: 95 million adults have a step relationship, according to a 2011 report. That's 95 million unexpected experiences; 95 million unique perspectives; 95 million laughs, 95 million tears, and 95 million new families.Blended explores stepfamilies from the inside out through the perspectives of thirty writers who know what it's like first hand. Sometimes funny, often poignant, and always deeply personal, the stories in Blended capture the essence of stepfamilies in all of their weird and wonderful varieties. The journeys range from the first encounters between new step-relatives, to marriages, honeymoons, daily experiences, and divorces. The diverse voices in Blended reflect the realities of today's world, in which yesterday's ideas of family structures and types just don't cut it anymore. Parents, children, siblings, aunts, uncles, grandparents, cousins: all of these relationships change when families are melded into one, and the writers of Blended...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Seal Press, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3105 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 540 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Family & Relationships.
Literary Criticism.
Genre: Electronic books.

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