Madness Mayhem and Motherhood

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  • Author : Nikki McWatters
  • Publisher : Univ. of Queensland Press
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 0702261491
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Madness Mayhem and Motherhood

Madness  Mayhem and Motherhood
  • Author : Nikki McWatters
  • Publisher : Univ. of Queensland Press
  • Release : 27 June 2018
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A wild roller-coaster ride through the ups and downs of motherhood and mental illnessAt 26, Nikki found herself knocking on her best friend’s door with a suitcase, a jar of coins and two little boys – all she had in the world. Madness, Mayhem and Motherhood is her funny, sad and brutally candid account of her life through poverty, homelessness, child-rearing, friendships, lust, love and loss.Whether she was cleaning the houses of millionaires to put food on the table, falling

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