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Mother, can you not? : and you thought your mom was nuts ... / Kate Siegel.

Siegel, Kate, author. (Author).
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  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 818.6 SIE (Text) 36803000975883 NONFICTION Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 818.6050 SIE (Text) 33118000175340 Adult: New Book Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 817 SIEGEL (Text) 33946003116600 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 818.602 SIE (Text) 78551000525576 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Monrovia 818.602 SIE (Text) 78551000526198 Non-Fiction Available -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster 818.602 SIE (Text) 72436000116100 Adult nonfiction Available -
Peru Public Library - Peru 818.6 SIEGEL K (Text) 53069000442138 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 818.602 Siegel (Text) 31208912448042 non-fiction Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp. Public Library - Royal Center 818.602 SIE (Text) 75091000026993 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781101907047
  • ISBN: 1101907045
  • ISBN: 9781101907054
  • ISBN: 1101907053
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Archetype, [2016]

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Formatted Contents Note: It's Kate Elinore Friedman-Siegel, bitch -- Because cancer -- Green eggs and sperm -- My first fake ID -- I am woman -- "Sing out, Louise!" -- The pound diaries -- Stalking 101 -- Dr. Who (Ha) -- Do not open unless you want to cry -- Happy birthday, Spawn! -- Keeping up with the Friedman-Siegels -- Listen to your mother -- The castrator -- Hurricane Kim -- Rabbi hunting -- Buff boys -- #CrazyJewishMom.
Summary, etc.: "Based on the wildly popular Instagram account @CrazyJewishMom, Kate Siegel's essay collection is about life with the woman who redefined the term "helicopter mom." There is nothing more wonderful than a mother's love. There is also nothing more annoying. Who else can proudly insist that you're perfect while simultaneously making you question every career, fashion, and relationship decision you have ever made? No one understands the delicate mother-daughter dynamic better than Kate Siegel--her own mother drove her so crazy that she decided to broadcast their hilarious conversations on Instagram. Soon, hundreds of thousands of people were following their daily text exchanges, eager to see what outrageous thing Kate's mom would do next. Now, in Mother, Can You NOT?, Kate pays tribute to the woman whose helicopter parenting may make your mom look like Mother Teresa. If fans think Kate's mom's texts are insane, they will laugh out loud at the anecdotes her daughter shares in this collection. From embarrassing moments (like her mother's surprise early morning visit, catching Kate in bed with her crush) to outrageous stories (such as the time she moved cross country to be near Kate's college) to hilarious mantras ("NO STD TEST, YOU WON'T BE GETTING SEXED!"), Mother, Can you NOT? lovingly lampoons the lengths to which our mothers will go to better our lives (even if it feels like they're ruining them in the process)"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Siegel, Kate.
Mothers and daughters > Humor.
Jewish women > Humor.
HUMOR > Topic > Relationships.
Genre: Humor.

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