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Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year

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4 out of 5
Based on 4,668 Ratings and 967 Reviews

Book Description
The most honest, wildly enjoyable book written about motherhood is surely Anne Lamott's account of her son Sam's first year. A gifted writer and teacher, Lamott (Crooked Little Heart) is a single mother and ex-alcoholic with a pleasingly warped social circle and a remarkably tolerant religion to lean on. She responds to the changes, exhaustion, and love Sam brings with aplomb or outright ins... More
Book Information
PublisherBallantine Books
BindingPaperback (12 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages253
ISBN-10044990928X
ISBN-13978-0449909287
Publication Date05/01/1994
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About Anne Lamott (Author) : Anne Lamott is a published author and a narrator. Some of the published credits of Anne Lamott include Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith (Unabridge... more
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