Best Friends, Occasional Enemies
The Lighter Side of Life as a Mother and DaughterThe Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman (Volume 3)
Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella
St. Martin's Griffin
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St. Martin's Griffin
St. Martin's Press
On Sale: 09/18/2012
ISBN: 9781250013866320 Pages
In Best Friends, Occasional Enemies, New York Times bestselling author Lisa Scottoline and her daughter, Francesca Serritella, are the best of friends—99.9% of the time. They're number one on each other's speed dial and they tell each other everything—well, almost everything. They share shoes and clothes—except one very special green jacket, which almost caused a catfight.
In other words, they're just like every mother and daughter in the world. Best friends and occasional enemies. Now they're dishing about it all: their lives, their relationship, and their carb count.
Lisa on Being a Mom: Motherhood has no expiration date. Francesca lives in the city, and I worry about her all the time. My daughter moved out, so why am I still lactating?
Francesca on Being a Daughter: My mother is always right. Just ask her.
BEST FRIENDS, OCCASIONAL ENEMIES (Chapter 1)
The Occasional Enemies Part
Daughter Francesca and I are very close, but that doesn't mean we don't fight.
On the contrary, it means we do.
So if you're currently fighting...
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Praise for Best Friends, Occasional Enemies
“Feels like one big gabfest with your best girlfriends, whatever their age. The tell-all twosome have yet again opened their hearts and homes, cooking up a huge helping of laughs, sprinkled with a few tears and a dash of motherly love--and it all goes down deliciously.” —Booklist
“[A] witty and sweet return to the ins and outs of life in this sometimes kooky, always smart and funny, family.” —Publishers Weekly
“Black-and-white family photographs lend a homey feel to the experience, which culminates in a reminder to mothers and daughters that friendship between them can last a lifetime. A treat for fans of observational humor.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Read the Kirkus Review of BEST FRIENDS, OCCASIONAL ENEMIES The Lighter Side of Life as a Mother and Daughter. Slice-of-life vignettes from a mother-daughter duo. - Kirkus Reviews
Bestselling author Scottoline and up-and-comer Serritella are mother and daughter as well as BFFs - Publishers Weekly