The Resource I'm just happy to be here : A Memoir of Renegade Mothering., Janelle Hanchett, (downloadable audiobook)

I'm just happy to be here : A Memoir of Renegade Mothering., Janelle Hanchett, (downloadable audiobook)

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I'm just happy to be here : A Memoir of Renegade Mothering.
Title
I'm just happy to be here
Title remainder
A Memoir of Renegade Mothering.
Statement of responsibility
Janelle Hanchett
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Language
eng
Summary
From the creator of the blog "Renegade Mothering," Janelle Hanchett's forthright, darkly funny, and ultimately empowering memoir chronicling her tumultuous journey from young motherhood to abysmal addiction and a recovery she never imagined possiblePregnant at twenty-two by a man she'd known three months, Janelle Hanchett embraced motherhood with the determined optimism of the recklessly self-confident. After giving birth, she found herself bored, directionless, and seeking relief in wine, which she justified as sophisticated and going well with chicken.But over time, her questionable drinking habit spiraled into full-blown dependence, until life became bedtime stories and splitting hangovers, cubicles and multi-day drug binges-and eventually, an inconceivable separation from her children. For ten years, Hanchett grappled with the unyielding progression of addiction, bouncing from rehab to therapy to the occasional hippie cleansing ritual on her quest for sobriety, before finding it in a way she never expected.Hers is a story we rarely hear-of the addict mother not redeemed by her children; who longs for normalcy but cannot maintain it; and who, having traveled to seemingly irreversible depths, makes it back, only to discover she is still an outsider. Like her irreverent, laugh-out-loud funny, and unflinchingly honest blog, Hanchett's memoir calls out the rhetoric surrounding "the sanctity of motherhood" as tired and empty, boldly recounting instead how she grew to accept an imperfect self within an imperfect life-and think, "Well, I'll be damned, I'm just happy to be here."
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Hanchett, Janelle
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Narrator: Janelle Hanchett
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  • Hanchett, Janelle
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Family & Relationships
  • Psychology
Target audience
adult
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I'm just happy to be here : A Memoir of Renegade Mothering., Janelle Hanchett, (downloadable audiobook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3758493
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Unabridged
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digital storage
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online resource
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stereophonic
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 sound file
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  • online
  • electronic
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not applicable
Isbn
9781549198663
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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unknown
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  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
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Label
I'm just happy to be here : A Memoir of Renegade Mothering., Janelle Hanchett, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3758493
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00521082c9-7f61-4100-aa86-5b8fbae7feec
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549198663
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
521082C9-7F61-4100-AA86-5B8FBAE7FEEC
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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