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Mothering balance is worth striving for

Half A Wife: The Working Family's Guide to Getting a Life Back by Gaby Hinsliff. Chatto & Windus, €16.35. Reviewed by Jennifer O'Connell.

15th January, 2012
Gaby Hinsliff: her enthusiasm for her new life is infectious. Photo: James Winspear

Half A Wife: The Working Family's Guide to Getting a Life Back by Gaby Hinsliff

Ishould probably declare an interest from the outset. Like Gaby Hinsliff - and like many of the other women she interviews in Half A Wife - I had the job of my dreams and walked away from it for a life of freelancing because I wanted to spend more time with my young children. Hinsliff left her position as the...

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