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Product Description: This book analyzes the intersections of celebrity, self-branding, and "mommy" culture. It examines how images of celebrity moms playing versions of themselves on reality television, social media, gossip sites, and self-branded retail outlets negotiate the complex demands of postfeminism and the current fashion for heroic, labor intensive parenting...read more

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9781138640382 | Routledge, August 8, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book analyzes the intersections of celebrity, self-branding, and "mommy" culture.

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Product Description: God and Jetfire is a mother's account of her decision to surrender her son in an open adoption and of their relationship over the twelve years that follow. Facing an unplanned pregnancy at twenty-two, Amy Seek and her ex-boyfriend begin an exhaustive search for a family to raise their child...read more

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9780374164454 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 14, 2015, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A searching, eloquent memoir about the joys and hardships of open adoptionGod and Jetfire is a mother's account of her decision to surrender her son in an open adoption and of their relationship over the twelve years that follow.

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9780374536268 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 5, 2016, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: God and Jetfire is a mother's account of her decision to surrender her son in an open adoption and of their relationship over the twelve years that follow.
9780380786466, titled "Sneeze on Monday" | Camelot, January 1, 1997, cover price $3.99 | also contains Sneeze on Monday | About this edition: When her father loses his job and Ellen's family must move from their comfortable suburban house into her grandmother's urban home, Ellen worries about fitting into her new junior high school and making new friends, and wonders if her life will ever be the same again.

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Product Description: If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to “have it all,” if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support child rearing, then why do it? And why are anxious new parents flocking to every Tiger Mother and Bébé-raiser for advice on how to raise kids?In Why Have Kids?, Valenti explores these controversial questions through on-the-ground reporting, startling new research, and her own unique experiences as a mom...read more
By Emily Beresford (narrator)

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9781511362153 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 4, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to “have it all,” if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support child rearing, then why do it?
9781501279072 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 11, 2015), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to “have it all,” if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support child rearing, then why do it?
9781469209944 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, September 4, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to “have it all,” if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support child rearing, then why do it?
9781469210964 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, September 4, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: If parenting is making Americans unhappy, if it’s impossible to “have it all,” if people don’t have the economic, social, or political structures needed to support child rearing, then why do it?

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Product Description: Winky Lewis and Susan Conley, a photographer and a writer in Portland, tried an experiment. At the start of every week for a year, Winky sent Susan a photograph: of their children, of the street where they live as neighbors, and of other green places in Maine...read more
By Susan Conley and Winky Lewis (photographer)

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9781608936205 | Down East Books, April 15, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Winky Lewis and Susan Conley, a photographer and a writer in Portland, tried an experiment.

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Product Description: “When you find out that you're pregnant, you might be nervous. I certainly was,mostly because I didn't know anything, and I wanted to know it all. Right now.”In Carrying On, lifestyle blogger Jordan Reid weaves real-world fashion, beauty, home décor, and entertaining advice into a candid account of what pregnancy (and new parenthood) is really like...read more

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9780762456116, titled "Carrying On: Style, Beauty, Décor (And More) for the Nervous New Mom" | Running Pr Book Pub, December 22, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: “When you find out that you're pregnant, you might be nervous.

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Product Description: Images of «good mothers» saturate the media, yet so too do images of mothers who do not fit this mold. Numerous scholars have addressed «bad mothers» in the media, arguing that these images are a necessary counterpoint that serves to buttress the «good mother» myth...read more
By Sara E. Hayden (editor)

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9781433131677 | 2 edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 23, 2015), cover price $159.95 | About this edition: Images of «good mothers» saturate the media, yet so too do images of mothers who do not fit this mold.

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9781433131660 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 29, 2015, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: Images of «good mothers» saturate the media, yet so too do images of mothers who do not fit this mold.

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Product Description: When Carrie Visintainer became a mother at the age of thirty-two, she worried it was all over, that her adventurous life was done. World travel? Adios. Solo explorations in the mountains? Ciao. Creative outlets? She wondered, are diapers my new white canvas? Immersed in a whirlwind of sleeplessness and spit-up, she was madly in love with her new baby, yet also felt her adventurous spirit and core identity crumbling...read more

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9780996487108 | Thought Catalog, November 3, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: When Carrie Visintainer became a mother at the age of thirty-two, she worried it was all over, that her adventurous life was done.

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Product Description: Second in the Sh!t No One Tells You series, in The Sh!t No One Tells You About Toddlers Dawn Dais tells it like it is-again-offering real advice for parents of growing children. Filled with tips, encouragement, and a strong dose of humor, The Sh!t No One Tells You About Toddlers is a survival handbook for parents on the edge...read more

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9781580055895 | Seal Pr, September 8, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: They’re getting bigger.

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9781494518851 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 10, 2015), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Second in the Sh!

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Product Description: Winner of the 2016 Outstanding Book Award presented by the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language, and Gender (OSCLG) The requirements of good motherhood used to primarily involve the care of children, but now contemporary mothers are also pressured to become bikini-ready immediately postpartum...read more

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9781438459011 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2016 Outstanding Book Award presented by the Organization for the Study of Communication, Language, and Gender (OSCLG) The requirements of good motherhood used to primarily involve the care of children, but now contemporary mothers are also pressured to become bikini-ready immediately postpartum.

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9781438459004 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Argues that expectations for mothering include a new core principle of “body work.

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Product Description: This volume is the firstborn of the Annals of Cultural Psychology a yearly edited book series in the field of Cultural Psychology. It came into being as there is a need for reflection on “where and what” the discipline needs to further develop, in such a way, the current frontiers and to foster the elaboration of new fruitful ideas...read more
By Carlos Cornejo (editor)

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9781681231419 | Information Age Pub Inc, August 1, 2015, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: A volume in Annals of Cultural Psychology Series Editors Carlos Cornejo, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile; Giuseppina Marsico, University of Salerno, Italy; and Jaan Valsiner, Aalborg University, Denmark This volume is the firstborn of the Annals of Cultural Psychology-- a yearly edited book series in the field of Cultural Psychology.

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9781681231402 | Information Age Pub Inc, August 1, 2015, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: This volume is the firstborn of the Annals of Cultural Psychology a yearly edited book series in the field of Cultural Psychology.

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Product Description: A YOGA MEMOIRAt thirty, Californian Leza Lowitz is single and traveling the world, which suits her just fine. Coming of age in Berkeley, California, during the sexual and feminist revolutions of the 1970s, she learned that marriage and family could wait...read more

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9780391039865, titled "Descartes on God and Human Error" | Prometheus Books, December 1, 1996, cover price $49.95 | also contains Descartes on God and Human Error | About this edition: In this critical examination of Descartes's Fourth Meditation and the latter part of the Sixth Meditation, Joel Thomas Tierno has produced not only an interesting contribution to Cartesian scholarship, but also a groundbreaking work in theodicy.

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9781611720211 | Stone Bridge Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A YOGA MEMOIRAt thirty, Californian Leza Lowitz is single and traveling the world, which suits her just fine.

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Product Description: Meg Meeker, M.D., acclaimed author of Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, now turns to an equally powerful relationship in the family: the one between mother and son.   From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world...read more

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9780345518095 | Ballantine Books, April 8, 2014, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Meg Meeker, M.

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9780345518101 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, April 7, 2015), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Meg Meeker, M.

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9781452619668 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 8, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world.

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Product Description: The greatest thing Nicole Polizzi, aka “Snooki,” ever did was by accident. But her son, Lorenzo, was never a mistake. When she and her boyfriend, Jionni, found out she was knocked up, they weren't married or engaged. She was only twenty-four and living with her parents—and she had zero baby experience...read more

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9780762451623 | Running Pr Book Pub, December 31, 2013, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The greatest thing Nicole Polizzi, aka “Snooki,” ever did was by accident.

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9780762458004 | Running Pr Book Pub, March 24, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The greatest thing Nicole Polizzi, aka “Snooki,” ever did was by accident.

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Product Description:                                “Natalie Holbrook’s sensibility is stylish and playful, as well as practical, loving, and down-to-earth. Hey Natalie Jean is a terrific read for anyone who wants to make her life more beautiful...read more

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9781617691522 | Stewart Tabori & Chang, March 17, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition:                                “Natalie Holbrook’s sensibility is stylish and playful, as well as practical, loving, and down-to-earth.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.From the author of The Middle Place comes a new memoir that examines the bond—sometimes nourishing, sometimes exasperating, occasionally divine—between mothers and daughters...read more

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9780345532831 | Ballantine Books, February 4, 2014, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the author of The Middle Place comes a new memoir that examines the bond—sometimes nourishing, sometimes exasperating, occasionally divine—between mothers and daughters.

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9780345532855 | Ballantine Books, February 17, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside.

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9781628990423 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, April 1, 2014), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When Kelly Corrigan was in high school, her mother neatly summarized the family dynamic as “Your father’s the glitter but I’m the glue.

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Product Description: Charting the experiences of internally or externally migrant communities, the volume examines social transformation through the dynamic relationship between movement, reproduction, and health. The chapters examine how healthcare experiences of migrants are not only embedded in their own unique health worldviews, but also influenced by the history, policy, and politics of the wider state systems...read more
By Sunil K. Khanna (editor)

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9781782385448 | Berghahn Books, November 30, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Charting the experiences of internally or externally migrant communities, the volume examines social transformation through the dynamic relationship between movement, reproduction, and health.

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Product Description: What to do when you've been called to adopt and practical advice to make it work Mary Ostyn married her sweetheart at nineteen, and the pair had four kids by their eighth anniversary. When their youngest was three, God opened their eyes to the needs of orphans all over the world--and answered Mary's longing for another baby...read more

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9781400206230 | Nelson Books, November 4, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: What to do when you've been called to adopt and practical advice to make it work Mary Ostyn married her sweetheart at nineteen, and the pair had four kids by their eighth anniversary.
9780340568163, titled "Critical Desire: Psychoanalysis and the Literary Subject" | Hodder Education, June 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | also contains Critical Desire: Psychoanalysis and the Literary Subject | About this edition: Critical Desire traces the history of the relationship between psychoanalysis and literature.

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Product Description: Making use of her creative skills and the insights acquired about her mental health condition over twenty-five years, Q. S. Lam shows us a path toward a fulfilling and creative recovery that is not dependent on medication and traditional psychiatric methods...read more

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9781908995155 | State Univ of New York Pr, February 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Making use of her creative skills and the insights acquired about her mental health condition over twenty-five years, Q.

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Product Description: “Doing it all” and “having it all” have become barriers for women, barbed judgments for moms especially. At a time when it seems that moms should be everything to everyone—and failing at one implies failing at all!—Wholehearted Living cuts through the uncertainty and self-shame and confidently proclaims: You’re doing great, just as you are...read more

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9780829440546 | Loyola Pr, November 1, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: “Doing it all” and “having it all” have become barriers for women, barbed judgments for moms especially.

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Product Description: In a time of economic anxiety, fear of terrorism, and marital uncertainty, insecurity has become a big part of life for many American mothers. With bases of security far from guaranteed, mothers are often seeking something they can count on...read more

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9780520278097 | Univ of California Pr, September 5, 2014, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In a time of economic anxiety, fear of terrorism, and marital uncertainty, insecurity has become a big part of life for many American mothers.

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9780520278103 | Univ of California Pr, September 5, 2014, cover price $29.95
9780345327116, titled "Crochet: Pattern Library" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $8.00 | also contains Crochet: Pattern Library | About this edition: Create your own sweater, shawl, dress, afghan, etc.
9780345327017, titled "Time's Dark Laughter" | Ballantine Books, November 1, 1985, cover price $3.50 | also contains Time''s Dark Laughter | About this edition: Book 2 finds Joshua and his friends alive, but not well, three years after the calamitous rescue in Book 1.

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Product Description: What's the first thing a woman does when she thinks she might be pregnant? She Googles. And it goes downhill from there. While the internet is full of calming and cheerily supportive articles, it's also littered with hyper-judgmental message boards and heaps of contradictory and scolding information...read more

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9781629146584 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, October 14, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What's the first thing a woman does when she thinks she might be pregnant?

A reference guide in dictionary format to the characters, places, objects, and themes in Lloyd Alexander's five-book series, the Chronicles of Prydain.

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9780805072716, titled "The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles" | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, April 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A reference guide in dictionary format to the characters, places, objects, and themes in Lloyd Alexander's five-book series, the Chronicles of Prydain.
9780313265853 | Greenwood Pub Group, July 1, 1989, cover price $59.95 | also contains The Kids Will Be Fine: Guilt-free Motherhood for Thoroughly Modern Women | About this edition: A compendium covering Lloyd Alexander's eight novels built around the mythical place called Prydain

Miscellaneous:

9781429960007, titled "The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexander's Prydain Chronicles" | 1 edition (Henry Holt & Co, April 1, 2010), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The Last Taboo makes the case against having babies despite fierce, centuries old pressure on women to legitimate themselves through motherhood. Motherhood is the most important issue for a woman since it impacts everything in her life and exerts incredible pressure...read more

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9781628940886 | Algora Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The Last Taboo makes the case against having babies despite fierce, centuries old pressure on women to legitimate themselves through motherhood.

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9781628940879 | Algora Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Last Taboo' makes the case against having babies despite fierce, centuries old pressure on women to legitimate themselves through motherhood.

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Product Description: A bracing, hilarious manifesto for motherhood as it ought to be: spontaneous, loving, and just a little bit selfishPre-chewing toddler food. Flash cards for two-year-olds. Endless hours of school gatherings to sit through in smiling silence...read more

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9781627790123 | Metropolitan Books, April 29, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A bracing, hilarious manifesto for motherhood as it ought to be: spontaneous, loving, and just a little bit selfishPre-chewing toddler food.
9780313265853, titled "The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexanders Prydain Chronicles" | Greenwood Pub Group, July 1, 1989, cover price $59.95 | also contains The Prydain Companion: A Reference Guide to Lloyd Alexanders Prydain Chronicles | About this edition: A compendium covering Lloyd Alexander's eight novels built around the mythical place called Prydain

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