The survivor"s guide to family happiness

a novel
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About the Edition

Nina Popkin goes searching for her birth mother and in the process turns some lives upside down, but also learns that family has nothing to do with DNA.

StatementMaddie Dawson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3604.A9795 S87 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination372 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27219575M
ISBN 101503939103
ISBN 139781503939103
LC Control Number2016043953
OCLC/WorldCa960196753

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The Survivor’s Guide to Family Happiness explores the importance of family and the many forms family can take. Nina Popkin is 35 years old, recently divorced and newly orphaned. Feeling adrift after her numerous significant life changes, she begins to search for her birth mother (she was adopted when she was very young)/5.

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Newly orphaned, recently divorced, and semiadrift, Nina Popkin is on a search for her birth mother. THE SURVIVOR'S GUIDE TO FAMILY HAPPINESS. The book is split into three sections, including a first one which alternates chapters between the time of Ellie’s disappearance and the present and a second section that begins as Laurel Author: Maddie Dawson.

‎ Three women, three lives, and one chance to become a family whether they want to or not. Newly orphaned, recently divorced, and semiadrift, Nina Popkin is on a search for her birth mother. She's spent her life looking into strangers' faces, fantasizing they're related to her, an Author: Maddie Dawson.

2 days ago  Gradually sharing stories and secrets, the three women make for a messy, unpredictable family that looks nothing like Nina pictured but may be exactly what she needs.

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I wanted her to live outside of her head, I mean dreams. But I'm kind of like that, always living in my head.

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We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library. The family we are born to is a part of us; their genetics defines part of who we are.

The family we choose to surround ourselves with is also a part of us; their love sustains us and helps us become who we are. As much as our family is part of us, we are and choose to be a part of them.

That, to me, is the message of the this book. Nina Popkin. Product Details ISBN: ISBN Publisher: Brilliance Audio Publication Date: October 25th, Language: English Categories.

Women; Family Life - General; Humorous - General; Related Editions (all) MP3 CD (October 25th, ): $ The Survivor's Guide to Family Happiness: A Novel. Seattle: Lake Union Publishing. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Dawson, Maddie, The Survivor's Guide to Family Happiness: A Novel.

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About The Survivor’s Guide to Family Happiness. Paperback: pages; Publisher: Lake Union Publishing (Octo ) Three women, three lives, and one chance to become a family whether they want to or not.

Newly orphaned, recently divorced, and semiadrift, Nina Popkin is on a search for her birth mother. I kept thinking about Emily Giffin’s books while reading this, it had some very similar qualities to her books and I mean that in the best way as she’s written some of my favorite books.

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I just loved reading this book on a dreary, rainy afternoon with a huge cuppa. It brightened my mood and left me thinking about what it means to be a family and how grateful I am for mine. This is the story of Nina, Lindy, and Phoebe.

The Survivor's Guide to Family Happiness tells the story of three women, but I would say it's mainly about Nina Popkin and her craving to really belong in a family of her own. I love this character. I feel like I need to apologize to Isabel Spellman, as Nina is definitely my new literary BFF.

For my latest book, The Survivor's Guide to Family Happiness, the subject matter came to me when I was conducting interviews with people who had been adopted.

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