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You Might As Well Laugh: Because crying will…
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You Might As Well Laugh: Because crying will only smear your mascara

by Sandi Kahn Shelton

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When it comes to surviving the joys of parenthood, take Sandi Kahn Shelton's advice: You Might As Well Laugh. In this hilarious collection of essays and columns, Shelton offers humor as the best therapy for post-modern parenting. From lost keys and broken appliances to chicken pox and outrageous homework assignments, this working mother of three explores the everyday quirks and joys of fast-paced family life with wit and candor. Hailed as a young Erma Bombeck, Shelton has a knack for finding the absurd details that can wreak havoc on a household. Her wide-eyed, embracing style has made her the number one humor columnist among working mothers all over the country. Shelton has been writing her "Wit's End" column for Working Mother magazine since 1989 and her weekly column in the New Haven Register since 1987. When it comes to surviving the joys of parenthood, take Sandi Kahn Shelton's advice: You Might As Well Laugh. In this hilarious collection of essays and columns, Shelton offers humor as the best therapy for post-modern parenting. From lost keys and broken appliances to chicken pox and outrageous homework assignments, this working mother of three explores the everyday quirks and joys of fast-paced family life with wit and candor.… (more)
1999 (1) BF (1) fiction (2) humor (1) humorous (2) mommy lit (1) PB10 (1) Shelf 2 (1)

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I'm a huge Dave Barry fan, because his books can make me laugh, but this book made me try very hard just to breathe, I was laughing so hard. Very entertaining! ( )
  ABDNJ | Feb 1, 2010 |
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