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The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days Audiobook

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Written by Ian Frazier

Narrated by Cynthia Nixon

Published on October 2, 2012

Audio is 1205 hours

About The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days:

Based on his widely read columns for The New Yorker, Ian Frazier’s uproarious first novel, The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days, centers on a profoundly memorable character, sprung from an impressively fertile imagination. Structured as a daybook of sorts, with the Cursing Mommy—beleaguered wife of Larry and mother of two boys, twelve and nine—trying (more or less) valiantly to offer tips on how to do various tasks around the home, only to end up on the ground, cursing, surrounded by broken glass. Her voice is somewhere between Phyllis Diller’s and Sylvia Plath’s: a hilariously desperate housewife with a taste for swearing and large glasses of red wine, who speaks to the frustrations of everyday life.

From On the Rez, an investigation into the lives of modern-day Oglala Sioux written with an impressive mix of humor, compassion, and imagination, to Dating Your Mom, a side-splitting collection of humorous essays that imagines, among other things, how you might begin a romance with your mother, Frazier has demonstrated an astonishing ability to operate with ease in a variety of registers. Here he tackles yet another genre with his usual grace and aplomb, and an extra helping of his trademark wicked wit. The Cursing Mommy’s failures and weaknesses are our own—and Frazier, at the height of his powers as a writer and observer, gives them a loving, satirical spin that is uniquely his own.

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Ian Frazier is the author of Great Plains, The Fish’s Eye, On the Rez, Family, and Travels in Siberia, as well as Coyote v. Acme and Dating Your Mom, all published by FSG. A frequent contributor to The New Yorker, he lives in Montclair, New Jersey.

Cynthia Nixon—an Emmy, Tony, and Grammy Award-winning actress—is best known for her role as Miranda Hobbes in the hit HBO Sex and the City series and the films Sex and the City: The Movie and Sex and the City 2. She has read several Earphones Award-winning audiobooks.

,“Cynthia Nixon does a wonderful job expressing The Cursing Mommy’s escalating frustration, then returning to the calm-voiced, advice-dispensing sage to which The Cursing Mommy aspires.” —The Star-Ledger

The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days was published on October 2, 2012.

The The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days Audiobook is 1205 hours. Speechify has the Unabridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days

The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days includes the following subjects: Satire. The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Literary.

About the Author(s) of The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days

The author of The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days is Ian Frazier.

About the Narrator of The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days Audiobook

The narrator for the The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days Audiobook is Cynthia Nixon.

The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1427226989. The ISBN-13 is 9781427226983.

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