|LC Classifications||PS3573.O564 T45 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||351 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||351|
|LC Control Number||2007038759|
Written in Meg Wolitzer’s inimitable, glittering style, The Ten-Year Nap is wickedly observant, knowing, provocative, surprising, and always entertaining, as it explores the lives of its women with candor, wit, and generosity. Meg Wolitzers's newest book, The Interestings, is now available from Riverhead Books. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY /5(93). The Ten-Year Nap Meg Wolitzer, Author. Riverhead $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. MORE FROM PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. Summer. The Ten-Year Nap by Meg Wolitzer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Wolizter eases you into “The Ten-Year Nap” slowly but artfully before introducing her protagonist, Amy Lamb. After ten years of being a stay-at-home mom, Amy doesn’t know what to do with herself. Her son doesn’t need her anymore, but she has little desire to go back to work as a lawyer.
In The Ten-Year Nap, a novel by Meg Wolitzer, four well-educated New York moms have all shelved their careers, at least temporarily, to stay home with their children. To varying degrees, they're. Lavishly educated and ruefully self-aware, the women in “The Ten-Year Nap” are never quite at the top of their game, time and success having passed them by . may seem like a simple story of how friendships formed as teenagers during summer camp evolve over the years with the characters. In fact, the novel has many threads that book clubs might choose to discuss -- dreams & expectations, secrets, relationships and marriage are just a few. If your group is in New York City, there is also a lot about life there over the decades. About The Ten-Year Nap The New York Times bestselling novel by the author of The Interestings and The Female Persuasion that woke up critics, book clubs, and women everywhere. For a group of four New York friends the past decade has been defined largely by marriage and motherhood, but it .
Deborah Copaken Kogan Meg Wolitzer's new novel, The Ten-Year Nap, is the story of a group of women who choose full-time motherhood over promising professional careers — and then find themselves. Written in Meg Wolitzers inimitable, glittering style, The Ten-Year Nap is wickedly observant, knowing, provocative, surprising, and always entertaining, as it explores the lives of its women with candor, wit, and generosity. Meg Wolitzers's newest book, The Interestings, is now available from Riverhead Books.5/5(1). The information about The Ten-Year Nap shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. The Ten-Year Nap Meg Wolitzer, Penguin Group USA pp. ISBN Summary For a group of four New York friends, the past decade has been defined largely by marriage and motherhood—but it wasn’t always that way. Growing up, Amy, Jill, Roberta, and Karen were told by their mothers that their generation would be different.