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Why have kids? : a new mom explores the truth about parenting and happiness / Jessica Valenti.

Valenti, Jessica. (Author).
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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 306.874 VAL (Text) 36803000850763 NONFICTION Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 306.874 VALENTI (Text) 33946002743024 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Linden Carnegie Public Library - Linden 306.874 VAL (Text) 34239004321711 Adult Non-Fiction, Main Library Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 306.874 VAL (Text) 37323005027605 NONFIC Available -
North Madison County Elwood Public Library 306.874 VAL (Text) 30419101338263 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 306.8743 Valenti (Text) 31208911417618 non-fiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 306.8743 VAL (Text) 30032010586805 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Switzerland County Public Library - Vevay FAMILY PARENT GENERAL (Text) 33710721631252 Adult Non-Fiction: Family & Relationships Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547892610 :
  • ISBN: 0547892616 :
  • Physical Description: xx, 178 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : New Harvest, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Children make you happy -- Women are the natural parent -- Breast is best -- Children need their parents -- "The hardest job in the world" -- Mother knows best -- Giving up on parenthood -- Bad mothers go to jail -- Smart women don't have kids -- Death of the nuclear family -- Women should work -- Why have kids?
Citation/References Note: PW 08/20/2012
Kirkus 07/15/2012
Subject: Motherhood.
Parenthood.
Working mothers.
Work and family.

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