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You Be Mother: The debut novel from the author of Sorrow and Bliss Paperback – 19 May 2022

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Rare and delightful . . . A beautifully crafted novel about female relationships ― Marie Claire

The kind of book you pick up . . . and never want to put down . . . You will fall in love with this book ―
Lauren Sams, author of Crazy Busy Guilty and She’s Having Her Baby

A domestic drama with humour, charm . . . A love letter to motherhood in all its complexity. An impressive debut novel that finds the biggest drama in the smallest of actions ―
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THE DEBUT NOVEL FROM THE AUTHOR OF SORROW AND BLISS
An endearing novel about families - the ones we have, and the ones we want - and the stories we tell ourselves about them.


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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ W&N (19 May 2022)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 448 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1474625029
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1474625029
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 12.8 x 3.4 x 19.6 cm
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Meg Mason began her career at the Financial Times and The Times of London. Her work has since appeared in The Sunday Times UK, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sunday Telegraph. She has written humour for Sunday STYLE magazine and The New Yorker's Daily Shouts and been a regular columnist for GQ and contributor to ELLE, marie claire and Vogue. Her first novel You Be Mother was published in 2017. It was followed by Sorrow and Bliss, first released in Australia in 2020, then published in the US in February 2021 and out in the UK in June 2021. The studio, New Regency, is adapting Sorrow and Bliss for screen. Visit megmason.com for more.


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