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Alice Kinsella - Milk: On Motherhood and Madness - 9781529097962 - V9781529097962
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Milk: On Motherhood and Madness

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'Sublime' - Donal Ryan, author of Strange Flowers
'Here is a writer who matters' - The Irish Times
'A book about the raw, riotous, brutally beautiful act of being alive.' - Kerri ní Dochartaigh, author of Thin Places
'Milk is a raw, unvarnished journey down the mothering rabbit hole' The Irish Independent

Alice Kinsella was in her mid-twenties when she became pregnant with her first child, newly engaged and about to embark on a life in an unfamiliar town on the west coast of Ireland. Into this warm cocoon, this big, empty house, would arrive a little baby. And ... Read more

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Pan Macmillan
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London, United Kingdom
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About Alice Kinsella
Alice Kinsella was born in Dublin in 1993, and raised in Co. Mayo. She studied English Literature and Philosophy in Trinity College Dublin. Her poetry pamphlet Sexy Fruit was a Poetry Book Society Spring 2019 Selection. She edited Empty House: poetry and prose on the climate crisis . She received an Arts Council Next Generation Award 2022/23. Milk is ... Read more

Reviews for Milk: On Motherhood and Madness
A radiant, meditative, truly powerful and beautiful book.
Joseph O'Connor, author of Star of the Sea 'A compelling and moving account of [Kinsella's] initiation into, and life experiencing motherhood following the birth of her first child in her mid-20s . . . Sharp, brutal, unrelenting, vivid, capturing moments and emotions in the experience and psychology of motherhood, its demands, ... Read more

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