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Eleven hours / by Pamela Erens.

Erens, Pamela, (author.).

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781941040294
  • ISBN: 1941040292
  • Physical Description: 165 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Portland : Tin House Books, 2016.
  • Distributor: New York, New York : Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton and Company, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Eleven Hours is the story of two soon-to-be mothers who, in the midst of a difficult labor, are forced to reckon with their pasts and re-create their futures. Lore must disentangle herself from a love triangle; Franckline must move beyond past traumas to accept the life that's waiting for her. Pamela Erens moves seamlessly between their begrudging partnership and the memories evoked by so intense an experience: for Lore, of the father of her child and her former best friend; for Franckline, of the family in Haiti from which she's exiled. At turns urgent and lyrical, Erens's novel is a visceral portrait of childbirth, and a vivid rendering of the way we approach motherhood₇with fear and joy, anguish and awe.
Subject: Childbirth > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Motherhood > Psychological aspects > Fiction.

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