Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Publication date: 16 February 2012
Number of pages: 416
What's the thing you hate most about the one you love? This is the funniest, most acutely-observed novel about marriage and motherhood, children and work that's been seen in years.
What the papers say:
This should be compulsory reading for all working couples with small children, since it encapsulates precisely, but with plenty of humour, the madness of the modern working family -- Sarah Vine, The Times 'The new I Don't Know How She Does It' -- Grazia 'I read it, I really enjoyed it, I left it on the stairs.' -- John O'Farrell Christina Hopkinson is a talented writer with a gift for observational humour and sharp one-liners -- Spectator 'Christina Hopkinson has wittily and very realistically tapped into the zeitgeist - literally the most relevant novel for a working mother since I Don't Know How She Does It by Allison Pearson.' -- Plum Sykes, author of Bergdorf Blondes
Christina Hopkinson is an author and journalist whose work has appeared in the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the Times, Grazia and Red magazine. Her first novel, IzobelBrannigan.com was published by Piatkus and was described by the Mirror as 'an insightful debut - witty, wise and worth reading'. She lives in London with her husband and three children. Visit Christina's website, www.christinahopkinson.com, and follow her on Twitter at twitter.com/Xtinahopkinson.
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