What Mothers Do
Especially When It Looks Like Nothing
by Naomi Stadlen
Piatkus 2004 Publication price: £9.99
2005 Edition £8.99
Kindle Edition £4.99
1 Who understands?
2 ‘Nothing prepares you’
3 ‘All the responsibility’
4 ‘Being instantly interruptible’
5 The power of comfort
6 ‘I get nothing done all day’
7 So tired I could die
8 What do babies seem to want?
9 What is motherly love?
10 ‘I was surprised that I still had the same name’
11 ‘Snapping at my partner’
12 Closer to my mother
Epilogue: Circles of mothers
What Mothers Do has been translated into Spanish.
Lo Que Hacen Las Madres
What Mothers Do has been translated into Greek.
2006 Boukoumanis Editions, Athens.
The US edition of What Mothers Do
What Mothers Do has been translated into Japanese.
2012 Poplar Publishing Co. Ltd, Tokyo.
What Mothers Do has been translated into Romanian,
Ce fac mamele
Translated by Alexandru Popovici.
2013 Editura Litera Publications, Bucharest.
What Mothers Do has been translated into Italian.
Quello Che Le Mamme Fanno
soprattutto quando sembra non facciano niente
Translated by Laura Rudoni.
2012 Bonomi Editore, Pavia, Italy.
What Mothers Do has been translated into Hebrew.
Translated by Daphne Tadmore.
2013 Achiasaf Publishing House Ltd, Netanya, Israel.
A German translation of
What Mothers Do by Lena Pemoeller
will be published by La Leche Liga Deutschland in 2016.