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Book details
  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Contemporary Women
  • Language:English
  • Pages:310
  • eBook ISBN:9780989203715

Mama's Got a Brand New Job

by Janis Powers

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Overview
Mama's Got a Brand New Job takes the hackneyed working mother genre, throws it in a blender, and serves it up to a crowd thirsty for fun, intelligent chic lit. Patent attorney by day, cocktail enthusiast by night, Maxine leads an enviable life of a happily married, professionally fulfilled Manhattanite, with a twist. In an office filled with black and white, she wears lavender. In a profession obsessed with tactical minutiae, Maxine exudes personal magnetism. Newly pregnant, her adaptability is exhibited by her cocktail of choice, a virgin Seabreeze; the cranberry and grapefruit juices come highly recommended by her obstetrician. Read Mama's Got a Brand New Job to learn how one woman turns the tables on societal norms to get what she wants...and have some fun along the way!
Description
Mama's Got a Brand New Job takes the hackneyed working mother genre, throws it in a blender, and serves it up to a crowd thirsty for fun, intelligent chic lit. You’ve heard the clichés; you’ve read the editorials. Being a working parent will come with sacrifices to a career that will be offset by the joys of being a mother. That may be true for Jane Q. Public. But not Maxine Pedersen. Patent attorney by day, cocktail enthusiast by night, Maxine leads an enviable life of a happily married, professionally fulfilled Manhattanite, with a twist. In an office filled with black and white, she wears lavender. In a profession obsessed with tactical minutiae, Maxine exudes personal magnetism. Newly pregnant, her adaptability is exhibited by her cocktail of choice, a virgin Seabreeze; the cranberry and grapefruit juices come highly recommended by her obstetrician. Read Mama's Got a Brand New Job to learn how one woman turns the tables on societal norms to get what she wants...and have some fun along the way!
About the author
Janis Powers has had a lot of jobs. Yale graduate, architecture major, M.B.A, management consultant, stay-at-home mom, amateur chef and inveterate traveler, Janis is now channeling her energy into writing. She blogs regularly on political and social issues for The Huffington Post.
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