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Bad Mothers: New Fiction From Helen Phillips And Amelie Nothomb

Sep 18, 2019

Credit Simon & Schuster (l) Europa Editions (r)

On this edition of The Weekly Reader, we feature two new novels that explore the often complicated terrain of motherhood. Our book critic Marion Winik on The Need by Helen Phillips and Strike the Heart by Amelie Nothomb.

The Need, by Helen Phillips, Simon and Schuster 

Strike Your Heart, by Amelie Nothomb, Europa Editions

 

The next club meeting will be on Thursday, October 10 at 7 PM at Bird in Hand. The book of the month is A Particular Kind of Black Man by Tope Folarin - and the author plans to join us for the discussion!

This is a private event for WYPR members only, as a perk of your household membership. You must register in advance. Click here for more information!