Catalogue Number: RW9-N6HS
- Author: Allison Vale,Alison Rattle
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd
- Published: 04 February 2008
- ISBN: 9781853756504
Looking for the ideal pocket-size gift for the original number-1 woman in your life? Didn't think mums could make you laugh? Think again. The Little Book of Mothers' Wit and Wisdom contains the absolute cream of the crop of classic one-liners from a rich variety of the red-hot mammas who feature in the original full-length bestseller. Covering all the joys of motherhood, celebrated matriarchs from Queen Victoria to Victoria Wood deliver belly laughs and offer pearls of maternal wisdom on such topics as morning sickness and baby antics, playground politics and raising hormonal teenagers, frenzied mealtimes and dreary household chores.Not just on Mother's Day but on any occasion, The Little Book of Mothers' Wit and Wisdom will give every mother the one thing she appreciates most (apart from an uninterrupted night's sleep): a good laugh.
Born in Cardiff, Allison Vale taught history in London before becoming an author. She lives in Somerset with her husband and two children. Alison Rattle worked as a fashion designer before moving into publishing. Born in Liverpool, she lives in Somerset with her partner and three children. They are also co-authors of the original Mothers' Wit, More Wrinklies' Wit, How to Boil a Flamingo, How to Push a Perambulator and Amelia Dyer: Angel Maker.