Certain Girls: A Novel

Certain Girls: A Novel

Jennifer Weiner


during this witty and smooth sequel to Good in Bed, Jennifer Weiner’s bighearted heroine Cannie Shapiro balances heart age and motherhood to a preteen daughter choked with Weiner’s “signature observations and spot-on insights into human nature, with a couple of twists thrown in for stable degree” (Publishers Weekly).

Cannie is fortunately married to the tall, captivating vitamin health care professional Peter Krushelevansky and has settled right into a existence that she reveals splendidly predictable—knitting within the entrance row of her daughter Joy’s drama rehearsals, volunteering on the library, and taking over-forty yoga sessions along with her ally Samantha.

As arrangements for Joy’s bat mitzvah commence, every little thing turns out correct in Cannie’s global. Then pleasure discovers the horny and provocative novel Cannie wrote years prior to and all at once unearths herself confronted with what she thinks is the reality approximately her personal conception—the tale her mom concealed from her all her existence. whilst Peter surprises his spouse by means of asserting he desires to have a child, the kinfolk is pressured to re-examine its historical past, its destiny, and what it capability to be actually happy.

Radiantly humorous and disarmingly soft, with Weiner's whip-smart discussion and sharp observations of recent existence, Certain Girls is an unforgettable tale approximately love, loss, and the long-lasting bonds of kin.

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