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A Double Life: Discovering Motherhood | Green Apple Books

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Thursday, May 5, 2011 - 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Green Apple Books | 506 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94118

Event Details

Join Green Apple Books in the Granny Smith Room on Thursday, May 5th at 7 PM for a reading and book signing from Lisa Harper, author of A Double Life: Discovering Motherhood.

There is no denying it: motherhood splits a woman’s life forever, into a before and an after. To this doubled life Lisa Catherine Harper brings a wealth of feeling and a wry sense of humor, a will to understand the emotional and biological transformations that motherhood entails, and a narrative gift that any reader will enjoy. Harper documents her own journey across this great divide as a seasoned explorer might, observing, researching, relating anecdotes and critical information. From late-night Lindy Hop dancing to crippling sciatica, morning sickness to indulgent meals, graduate seminars to sophisticated ultrasounds, Harper marries scientific details with intimate insights as she uncovers the fascinating strangeness of this remarkably familiar territory.

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Cost: FREE
Categories: Literature, San Francisco
Venue: Green Apple Books
Address: 506 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94118