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Fleishman is in trouble / Taffy Brodesser-Akner.

Fleishman is in trouble / Taffy Brodesser-Akner.
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ISBN 9781432872120
Author Brodesser-Akner, Taffy author.
Title Fleishman is in trouble / Taffy Brodesser-Akner.
Edition Large print edition.
Publisher/Date Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2019.
©2019
Pagination etc. 629 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Summary Note Toby Fleishman thought he knew what to expect when he and his wife of almost fifteen years separated: weekends and every other holiday with the kids, some residual bitterness, the occasional moment of tension in their co-parenting negotiations. He could not have predicted that one day, in the middle of his summer of sexual emancipation, Rachel would just drop their two children off at his place and simply not return. He had been working so hard to find equilibrium in his single life. The winds of his optimism, long dormant, had finally begun to pick up. Now this. As Toby tries to figure out where Rachel went, all while juggling his patients at the hospital, his never-ending parental duties, and his new app-assisted sexual popularity, his tidy narrative of the spurned husband with the too-ambitious wife is his sole consolation. But if Toby ever wants to truly understand what happened to Rachel and what happened to his marriage, he is going to have to consider that he might not have seen things all that clearly in the first place. A searing, utterly unvarnished debut, Fleishman Is in Trouble is an insightful, unsettling, often hilarious exploration of a culture trying to navigate the fault lines of an institution that has proven to be worthy of our great wariness and our great hope.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Families -- Fiction
Single fathers -- Fiction
Missing persons -- Fiction
Divorced men -- Fiction
Large type books.
Humorous fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Shelf Location LP BROD
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