The Resource How hard can it be?, Allison Pearson

How hard can it be?, Allison Pearson

Label
How hard can it be?
Title
How hard can it be?
Statement of responsibility
Allison Pearson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 résumé 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..
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearson, Allison
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6116.E17
LC item number
H69 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reddy, Kate (Fictitious character)
  • Middle-aged women
  • Women executives
  • Married people
  • Work-life balance
  • Working mothers
  • Families
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
How hard can it be?, Allison Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: I don't know how she does it : the life of Kate Reddy, working mother
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781250086082
Lccn
2017059419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn983651756
  • (OCoLC)983651756
Label
How hard can it be?, Allison Pearson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: I don't know how she does it : the life of Kate Reddy, working mother
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781250086082
Lccn
2017059419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn983651756
  • (OCoLC)983651756

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