skip to content
Mothers : twenty stories of contemporary motherhood Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mothers : twenty stories of contemporary motherhood

Author: Katrina Kenison; Kathleen Hirsch
Publisher: New York : North Point Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Twenty stories on contemporary motherhood. In Kate Braverman's Pagan Night, a mother debates whether to kill her unwanted child, while in Perri Klass' For Women Everywhere, a pregnant woman declines to be a tattletale by identifying the father.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mothers.
New York : North Point Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605364703
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katrina Kenison; Kathleen Hirsch
ISBN: 0865474982 9780865474987 0374213755 9780374213756
OCLC Number: 33983154
Description: 343 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Before / Mary Grimm --
Another marvelous thing / Laurie Colwin --
For women everywhere / Perri Klass --
Pagan night / Kate Braverman --
Baby pictures / Molly Giles --
Separation / Mary Gordon --
The trouble with Sophie / Perri Klass --
You'll be crying in a minute / Ronnie Sandroff --
King of the sky / Roxana Robinson --
Quality time / Barbara Kingsolver --
Starlight / Marian Thurm --
Chances with Johnson / Paula K. Gover --
Deeds of love and rage / Marsha Lee Berkman --
The instinct for bliss / Melissa Pritchard --
Poltergeists / Jane Shapiro --
The daguerreotype / Julia Whitty --
In the gloaming / Alice Elliott Dark --
Swimming to the top of the rain / J. California Cooper --
Leaving home / Sue Miller --
Zoo bus / Eileen FitzGerald.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Katrina Kenison and Kathleen Hirsch.

Abstract:

Twenty stories on contemporary motherhood. In Kate Braverman's Pagan Night, a mother debates whether to kill her unwanted child, while in Perri Klass' For Women Everywhere, a pregnant woman declines to be a tattletale by identifying the father.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33983154>
library:oclcnum"33983154"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807099>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"American fiction--Women authors"@en
schema:name"American fiction--Women authors."@en
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1117064>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Short stories, American"@en
schema:name"Short stories, American."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"1996"
schema:description"Twenty stories on contemporary motherhood. In Kate Braverman's Pagan Night, a mother debates whether to kill her unwanted child, while in Perri Klass' For Women Everywhere, a pregnant woman declines to be a tattletale by identifying the father."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/905604634>
schema:genre"Fiction"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Mothers : twenty stories of contemporary motherhood"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.