The School for Good Mothers

by Jessamine Chan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2022-01-04
Genre: Fiction
Pages: 336 pages
ISBN 13: 1982156120
ISBN 10: 9781982156121
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : The School for Good Mothers written by Jessamine Chan, published by Simon and Schuster which was released on 2022-01-04. Download The School for Good Mothers Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. It feels better than she imagined. × Six inches of snow fall overnight. The campus turns stark and enchanted. Frida, Teen Mom, and two mothers from a different cohort are assigned to shovel the walkways from Pierce to the science ... -- "Set in near-future America, [this novel] introduces readers to a government-run reform program where bad mothers are retrained using robot doll children with artificial intelligence. Protagonist Frida Liu, a 39-year-old Chinese-American single mother in Philadelphia, loses custody of her 18-month-old daughter Harriet after she leaves Harriet home alone for two hours on one very bad day. To regain custody, Frida must spend a year at [the] newly-created institution, where she practices parenting with bad mothers from all over the county. There, she learns to love an uncannily life-like toddler girl doll in order to demonstrate her maternal instincts and prove to her family court judge that she deserves a second chance"--