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Otherhood / William Sutcliffe.

Sutcliffe, William, 1971- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ada Public Library SUT (Text) 33500013096896 New Checked out 09/03/2019
Bagley Public Library SUT (Text) 33500013096904 New On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781635573855
  • ISBN: 1635573858
  • Physical Description: 292 pages : 21 cm
  • Edition: [U.S.] Paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note: Previously published in 2008 in United Kingdom as Whatever makes you happy.
"A Netflix film"--Cover.
Summary, etc.: "Gillian, Helen, and Carol are three suburban mothers who have known each other since their respective sons were babies, and have met in a regular coffee group for years. These days, their sons are a bunch of thirty-four-year-old slackers: they have no wives and no children, never call, and seem unlikely to outgrow their post-adolescent lifestyles anytime soon. After yet another fruitless Mother's Day, Carol has an outlandish but irresistible idea: each woman will go drop in on her son for an unexpected weeklong visit and find out what's really keeping him from responsible adult life. Together, and with mixed success, the mothers set out to whip their sons into shape."-- Amazon.
Author Notes

William Sutcliffe is the author of the novels New Boy, Are You Experienced?, The Love Hexagon, and Bad Influence, as well as the young adult novels Concentr8 and The Wall. He lives in Edinburgh.

Subject: Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Adulthood > Psychological aspects > Fiction.
Adult children > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Miscommunication > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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