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Haiku Mama (because seventeen syllables is all you have time to read)
$12.95
Hardcover
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BOOK DETAILS

  • Hardcover
  • 9781594741098
  • Quirk Books

Kari gives an overview of the book:

This collection of irreverent haiku explores the reality of modern motherhood—complete with dirty diapers, spilled Spaghetti Os, obnoxious purple dinosaurs, carseats, strollers, choking hazards, and more. It’s the perfect gift for new moms with young children at home—a book that can be picked up for a minute and then put down to wipe a nose or settle an argument, all while making Mom laugh.
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This collection of irreverent haiku explores the reality of modern motherhood—complete with dirty diapers, spilled Spaghetti Os, obnoxious purple dinosaurs, carseats, strollers, choking hazards, and more.

It’s the perfect gift for new moms with young children at home—a book that can be picked up for a minute and then put down to wipe a nose or settle an argument, all while making Mom laugh.

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When she was my mom
she said no sweets before lunch.
Hypocrite grandma.

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About Kari

Kari Anne Roy is an author, mama, terrible housekeeper, and unabashed TV lover who is afflicted with the habit of self-deprecation and self-conscious non-stop chattering. The non-stop chattering happens in her writing, as well.

Kari has been writing since she was a six...

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Published Reviews

Jan.15.2008

"...the brief odes to puddles, toys, baby pools, sippy cups and playdates are charming, pointed and funny, a perfect un-sentimental Mother's Day gift for new moms, who, as the book subtitle notes, only...