Why mummy drinks

The diary of exhausted mom

Why mummy drinks

The diary of exhausted mom

About the book

It is Mummy’s 39th birthday. She is staring down the barrel at a future of people asking if she wants to come to their yoga class, and book clubs, where everyone is wearing statement scarves and they are all ‘tiddly’ after a glass of Pinot Grigio. But Mummy does not want to go quietly into that good night of women with sensible haircuts who ‘live for their children’, boasting about Boy Child and Girl Child’s achievements. Instead, she clutches a large glass of wine, muttering FML over and over, and then remembers the gem of an idea she’s had…

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Серія «Щоденник виснаженої мами» — це три книжки про невгамовну матусю, яка знаходить собі пригоди там, де їх не мало би бути. А якщо мама не може впоратися сама, на допомогу приходять вигадливі діти або ж саркастично налаштований чоловік. Тільки завдяки невиліковному оптимізму, матусі вдається зберегти внутрішню рівновагу... Чи не вдається? Уся правда про сімейне життя у трилогії «Чому матуся хоче напитися», «Чому матуся часто матіркує» і «Чому матусю все дістало».

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About the author

Gill Sims is a bestselling British author and blogger.

Sims is the author of «Why Mummy Drinks», which was the Sunday Times Fiction Bestseller of 2017. «Why Mummy Swears» was published in 2018, and «Why Mummy Doesn't Give A …»

In 2016, she began her Peter and Jane blog, which quickly gained a viral following. Her blog offers a comical response to issues facing parents. She has also written on postnatal depression or Netmums. Sims has been regularly profiled as a leading proponent of a «Mummy Blogger».

She lives in Scotland with her husband, two children and two border terriers.

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  • Cover: hard
  • Size: 153х222 мм
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Paper type: offset
  • ISBN: 978-617-577-287-4