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Babies: Vintage Minis

Babies: Vintage Minis

Author: Anne Enright
Series: Vintage Minis Ser.
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Description

Babies: our biggest mystery and our most natural consequence, our hardest test and our enduring love. Anne Enright describes the intensity, bewilderment and extravagant happiness of her experience of having babies, from the exhaustion of early pregnancy to first smiles and becoming acquainted with the long reaches of the night. Everyone, from parents to the mildly curious, can delight in Enright's funny, eloquent and unsentimental account of having babies.


Selected from the book Making Babies by Anne Enright


VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS.


A series of short books by the world's greatest writers on the experiences that make us human


Also in the Vintage Minis series:
Fatherhood by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Motherhood by Helen Simpson
Drinking by John Cheever
Sisters by Louisa May Alcott

Reviews

"Fizzingly entertaining. Reading it is like having a conversation with your funniest friend. Enright has pulled off that rarest of tricks: writing brilliantly about happiness" Sunday Times

Author description

Anne Enright was born in Dublin, where she now lives and works. She has published two collection of stories, collected as Yesterday's Weather, one book of non-fiction, Making Babies, and five novels, including The Gathering, which was the Irish Novel of the Year, and won the Irish Fiction Award and the 2007 Man Booker Prize, and The Forgotten Waltz, which was awarded the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. She is the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781784872588
  • : Random House
  • : Vintage Classic
  • : June 2017
  • : United Kingdom
  • : May 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 112
  • : Anne Enright
  • : Paperback
  • : 617
  • : English
  • : 306.8743