Why Mummy Drinks by Gill Sims audiobook

Why Mummy Drinks: The Diary of an Exhausted Mum

By Gill Sims
Read by Gabrielle Glaister

HarperNonFiction 9780008241094

The Why Mummy Series: Book 1

11.13 Hours 1
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It is Mummy’s thirty-ninth birthday. She is staring down the barrel of a future of people asking if she wants to come to their advanced yoga classes, and polite book clubs where everyone claims to be tiddly after a glass of Pinot Grigio and says things like “Oooh gosh, are you having another glass?” But Mummy does not want to go quietly into that good night of women with sensible haircuts who ‘live for their children’ and stand in the playground trying to trump each other with their offspring’s extracurricular activities and achievements, and boasting about their latest holidays. Instead, she clutches a large glass of wine, muttering “FML” over and over again. Until she remembers the gem of an idea she’s had …

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Summary

Summary

It is Mummy’s thirty-ninth birthday. She is staring down the barrel of a future of people asking if she wants to come to their advanced yoga classes, and polite book clubs where everyone claims to be tiddly after a glass of Pinot Grigio and says things like “Oooh gosh, are you having another glass?”

But Mummy does not want to go quietly into that good night of women with sensible haircuts who ‘live for their children’ and stand in the playground trying to trump each other with their offspring’s extracurricular activities and achievements, and boasting about their latest holidays.

Instead, she clutches a large glass of wine, muttering “FML” over and over again. Until she remembers the gem of an idea she’s had …

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Sims’s latest offering is a hilarious follow-up to her bestselling debut…You’d be forgiven for thinking the blogger behind Peter and Jane couldn’t pull it off twice—but she has.” Sunday Post (Dundee)
“Honest and very funny—it’s a tale that mums will identify with.” The Sun (London)

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Author Bio: Gill Sims

Author Bio: Gill Sims

Gill Sims is the author and illustrator of the hugely successful parenting blog and Facebook site Peter and Jane. She lives in Scotland with her husband, two children, and a recalcitrant rescue border terrier, who rules the house. Gill’s interests include drinking wine, wasting time on social media, trying and failing to recapture her lost youth, and looking for the dog when he decides to go on one of his regular jaunts.

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Available Formats : CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Humor
Runtime: 11.13
Audience: Adult
Language: English