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I can barely take care of myself : tales from a happy life without kids

Author: Jen Kirkman
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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A memoir from the stand-up comedian, writer, and actress that focuses on her oft-questioned (by others) decision to remain childless.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Humor
Named Person: Jen Kirkman; Jen Kirkman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jen Kirkman
ISBN: 9781451667004 1451667000 1451667019 9781451667011
OCLC Number: 800030916
Description: 212 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Welcome Back, Kirkman --
Misadventures in Babysitting --
Toddlers Without Borders --
Married ... Without Children --
"You'll Change Your Mind" --
Jesus Never Changed Diapers --
I Don't Have the Mom Jeans Gene --
Faking it For George Clooney --
"But You'd Be Such a Good Mom!" --
I'm Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine) --
It's None of Your Business, But Since You Asked --
Becoming Miriam.
Responsibility: Jen Kirkman.

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Jen Kirkman is "childfree by choice." Here's what she'd like to say to everyone who can't stop telling her she'll change her mind.  Read more...

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"Jen Kirkman has written an excellent-and very funny-guide to promote not having children. Thanks girl, for saving me the time." -- Chelsea Handler "If you've ever been told you'd 'change your mind' Read more...

 
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