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The Fat Ladies Club - Annette Jones, Sarah Groves, Bettridge Hilary Gardener

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The Fat Ladies Club tells the tale of five ladies, who are pregnant and meet up at Ante Natal Classes courtesy of the NHS. It is side splittingly funny in places, and yet reassuring for would be nervous first time mothers! I first read an little extract from this book in the Daily Mail, ... Read review
 

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Tales of a B-Cup Cabbage

AdvantagesHilariously Funny, Reassuring

DisadvantagesNot for the Men, I dont think

"The Fat Ladies Club tells the tale of five ladies, who are pregnant and meet up at Ante Natal Classes courtesy of the NHS. It is side splittingly funny in places, and yet reassuring for would be nervous first time mothers! I first read an little extract from this book in the Daily Mail, earlier in the year, and it had me hooked, it was first released in 1999 apparently, but Penguin Books first published it in 2002, hence the publicity I guess. ..." Read review
17.06.2002

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Community Level 2gypsygirl10

gypsygirl10

So funny I cried

AdvantagesFunny, Touching, A truthful experience

DisadvantagesNot for men, or those debating about having children

"The fat ladies club is the story of five women who became friends through their NHS antenatal classes. These women are all older and first time mums. The story starts with each of the women describing themselves and their life before they fell pregnant. They then continue with tales of the antenatal classes, boobs, the bulge, sex, the big day, owning a baby,what has happened since and other funny chapters. The book is light, easy to read and gives ..." Read review
03.05.2003

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Community Level 4DylanD

DylanD

The Fat Ladies club!

AdvantagesPuts mind at ease about impending birth if your a first time mum

DisadvantagesThere is an Arsenal fan in it!

"...think of writing this book?! The book is usually hidden away in the pregnancy and birth section of a bookshop, the cover is a bit bland so its not easy to find at first. Being a first time mum myself, I read this book a few months before I gave birth as I was a little nervous about the coming event. It was hilarious to read about real life first time mothers dealing with the events of child birth,nappy changing and post natal life. Rather than putting ..." Read review
11.07.2003

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Author Bettridge Hilary Gardener; Sarah Groves; Annette Jones
Title The Fat Ladies Club
Subgenre Family & Baby
Genre Lifestyle
Type Non-Fiction
ISBN 0141007893
EAN 9780141007892

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