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Granta 88: Mothers (Granta #88)

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Ma, mummy, mom, mere, mataji, madre, mutter, mamma mia!

‘What made her uncertain were the proper boundaries between children and adults, love and sex, work and play. What bewildered her were her children.’
—Edmund White, ‘The Merry Widow’

‘My mother spoke to me of heaven as concretely and with as much love as she named the wild flowers. It was her prayer and fervent hope that
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Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 13th 2005 by Grove Press, Granta (first published January 1st 2005)
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