Despatches From Family LifeeBook - 2013
From Library Staff
I laughed out loud while reading this. Not once but many times.
ChristchurchLib Jul 15, 2014
"In the early 1980s, when she worked as a 20-year-old nanny in London, author Nina Stibbe wrote captivating letters detailing life with the Wilmers-Frears household to her sister at home in Leicestershire. Stibbe's employer, Mary-Kay Wilmers, was deputy editor of the London Review of Books, ... Read More »
stewaroby Jun 17, 2014
Really funny and really nice. That's not nice in a wishy-washy way, it's nice in a kind, I can be frank about people's foibles and I don't like everybody but I don't have to be vicious about it way. The deadpan conversations are hilarious, just what one might aspire to if one had been to Oxford a... Read More »