survived and thrived in that all important first year. "Lamott has a conversational style that perfectly conveys her friendly, self-depricating humor.". Los Angeles Times Book Review. Be the first to discover new talent! Lamott has a conversational style that perfectly conveys her friendly, self-deprecating humor. She writes about the adventure of motherhood without losing a sense of herself as a unique individual, and without losing her unique sense of humor.
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Lamott explores her relationship with her child as deeply as she does her relationships with her friends (whom she now relies on more than ever) and her relationship with herself. Title: Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year (Ballantine Reader's Circle). From finding out that her baby is a boy (and getting used to the idea) to finding out that her best friend and greatest supporter Pam will die of cancer (and not getting used to that idea with a generous amount of wit and faith. Operating Instructions, summary Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Anyone who has ever had a hard time facing a perfectly ordinary day will identify.". Anyone who has ever had a hard time facing a perfectly ordinary day will identify.