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Book giveaway: Mums on Strike by Laura Kemp

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AliceMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 10-Feb-14 12:39:12

We have 50 copies of Mums On Strike up for grabs. A dispute over a squashed grape on the floor tips Laura over the edge and she decides to go on strike. Author of Mums Like Us, Laura Kemp's latest is described as a 'fun, witty novel novel about what it's like when an ordinary mum has had enough'.

Find out more about the book, Laura Kemp and apply for a free copy. We'll let you know next week if you've been chosen to receive a free copy. Come back and let us know what you think on this thread, or post up a review.

This book giveaway has been sponsored by Random House UK.

Bluecrunchie Mon 10-Feb-14 18:18:05

Oooh yes please! Everything seemed to tip me over the edge today! Could do with reading about someone else losing their cool instead! Restore some flipping sanity!!!

mandes1 Mon 10-Feb-14 18:59:31

Would love a copy and get some tips on possible strike action! Well if only I had the time for a strike!

Zoze Mon 10-Feb-14 19:01:44

Yes please, can really relate to this!

mrshuggybear Mon 10-Feb-14 19:13:04

Yes please. Mum of a 2 year old and nearly 4 year old, 2 girls. X

angieb2011 Mon 10-Feb-14 19:20:23

I would love a copy please

Cutandstick Mon 10-Feb-14 19:25:56

I'd love a free copy please! X

Nittyb Mon 10-Feb-14 19:27:43

Yes please ! I often consider going on strike ....

Alidoll Mon 10-Feb-14 19:34:23

Yes please!! Often feel like going on strike...though daughter already in a union and would take legal advice probably!!!

CloserLook Mon 10-Feb-14 19:37:46

I've applied for a copy of this one. It sounds like the perfect read for me at the moment.

Froblawd Mon 10-Feb-14 19:39:47

Yes please. Pick me! I need something to cheer me up.

Suddengeekgirl Mon 10-Feb-14 19:47:25

I love books. Especially free ones! smile

It is an instruction manual for strike action isn't it? wink

HappyMum4 Mon 10-Feb-14 20:05:35

I could do with reading this - I am constantly teetering on the edge, having been tipped over once when I kicked a potty and broke my toe!

elk4baby Mon 10-Feb-14 20:10:49

Yes please! Sounds like this book would be right up my alley smile. I desperately want to go on strike, but my two have formed a very strong coalition... I wonder if there's anything I can do to break tit?!

ToffeeOwnsTheSausage Mon 10-Feb-14 20:11:08

Looks great!

I am reading a James Patterson at the moment so could use some light relief and feeling the pressure of motherhood and could use a laugh or ten.

elk4baby Mon 10-Feb-14 20:11:38

*it, of course blush grin

mom2010 Mon 10-Feb-14 20:29:11

Please count me in! Would love to read and review the book. Mother to a 1 year old boy and a 3 year old girl and it sounds right up my alley!

jojack17 Mon 10-Feb-14 21:08:10

Heehee,sounds like a hoot,I'd love a copy.Currently reading 'twelve years a slave', amazing and so powerful, but would love a bit light relief for my next book!

EllesAngels Mon 10-Feb-14 21:13:20

I would love a copy of this, it looks like my kind of novel :-)

AppsUK Mon 10-Feb-14 21:17:03

Oh lovely!! Would like to read and get some ideas on how to go on strike !!! wink

Manchesterhistorygirl Mon 10-Feb-14 21:19:25

Looks like a great book! I've signed up!

starsandunicorns Mon 10-Feb-14 21:22:57

Yes please would cheer me up on breaks at work

farmerswifeandmummy Mon 10-Feb-14 21:49:19

Me please I have nothing to read ATM sad

StandardHeight Mon 10-Feb-14 21:51:21

Yes pleasey weasey. If I went on strike will I still get paid? Oh yes, I don't get paid anyway.

MTB39 Mon 10-Feb-14 22:13:03

Just been on strike this weekend but didnt last more than an hour couldn't cope with the mess, need some tips!

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