ON DIVORCE, DORKDOM AND BEING A MOM
SPLIT by Suzanne Finnamore Her husband left; she lived to tell. Funny—even if “err on the side of lifetime vendetta” wouldn’t be your style.
AMERICAN NERD by Benjamin Nugent The “story of my people” from a guy who had anxiety attacks when forced to play soccer.
OPTING IN by Amy Richards Not just another salvo in the mommy wars, Richards’ take on the trade-offs of motherhood is evenhanded and illuminating.