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How hard can it be? / Allison Pearson.

Pearson, Allison, 1960- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 45 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

23 current holds with 45 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Boone Trail Branch F Pea (Text) 33630004568569 Adult Fiction In process -
Canton Library F Pearson (Text) 33115007644510 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/27/2018
Cleveland County Main Library F PEARSON (Text) 22281500137553 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/07/2018
Cliffdale Library F PEARSON (Text) 31781065053439 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/10/2018
Cumberland Headquarters F PEARSON (Text) 31781065053405 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/10/2018
East Regional Library F PEARSON (Text) 31781065053447 Adult Fiction Available -
Eden Library Fic (Text) 31554010246410 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/28/2018
Etowah Branch PEA (Text) 33258008849809 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Fletcher Branch PEA (Text) 33258008849783 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Forsyth Central FIC Pearson, Allison (Text) 0112521726325 Adult New Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250086082
  • ISBN: 1250086086
  • Physical Description: 372 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018

Content descriptions

General Note: Sequel to: "I don't know how she does it : the life of Kate Reddy, working mother."
Summary, etc.: Kate Reddy had it all: a nice home, two adorable kids, a good husband. Then her kids became teenagers (read: monsters). Richard, her husband, quit his job, taking up bicycling and therapeutic counseling: drinking green potions, dressing head to toe in Lycra, and spending his time--and their money--on his own therapy...Companies aren't necessarily keen on hiring 49-year-old mothers, so Kate does what she must: knocks a few years off her age, hires a trainer, joins a Women Returners group, and prepares a new resume that has a shot at a literary prize for experimental fiction. When Kate manages to secure a job at the very hedge fund she founded, she finds herself in an impossible juggling act: proving herself (again) at work, dealing with teen drama, and trying to look after increasingly frail parents as the clock keeps ticking toward her 50th birthday.
Subject: Reddy, Kate (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Middle-aged women > Social conditions > Fiction.
Women executives > Fiction.
Married people > Fiction.
Work-life balance > Fiction.
Working mothers > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Humorous fiction.

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