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Like Mother (Cassandra Austin, Hamish Hamilton)

It’s 1969 in small-town Australia and new mother Louise can barely leave her own house or step beyond the shadow of her controlling mother, Gladys. With a constantly crying baby, and her husband Steven away selling fridges, an exhausted Louise is struggling to keep things together at home. Upon waking...

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Category: Reviews