Not Your Mother's Book . . . on Being a Woman, by McKowen, Dahlynn
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- ISBN: 9781938778001 | 1938778006
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 7/29/2013
Not Your Mother's Book (NYMB) is a new anthology for a new century. Series founders Dahlynn McKowen and Ken McKowen spent 10 years as Chicken Soup for the Soul coauthors/editors before launching NYMB. Not Your Mother's Book...On Being a Woman is the first book in the new series, with another 30 titles under production. NYMB stories are hip, fun, daring and DIFFERENT! No sad, sappy or death and dying stories here. Nothing X- or R-rated, but definitely edgy! Story titles include Honey, You're a Fat Ass; Single and Searching; Tawdry Behavior; and Everything's Bigger in Texas. & ; Women of all ages and with very different life experiences have shared their personal stories with us, most for the first time. Some are seasoned writers, others simply have great stories to tell, but all are stories that women can relate to--and laugh about. The authors write candidly and most with great humor, about life as a women, be it learning about sex as a teen, dealing with husbands, handling the dreaded menopause, their workplace escapades, managing goofy relatives or any of the dozens of other women-focused life experiences. Chapters titles include: Just Saying; They're Called Boobs!; Keeping Up Appearances; Worth Our Weight in Gold; Hear me Roar; Stand Up!; Never Again!; and Sense and Sensibility. Inspirational, illuminating and most of all--fun!