Jessica Olin: No Kids!, 26 August 2015
Show More Selfish, Shallow and Self-Absorbed: Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids edited by Meghan Daum.
Picador, 282 pp., £17.99, May 2015, 978 1 250 05293 3Show More
“... becoming mothers; they may face this conflict later – or not at all. Another contributor, Lionel Shriver, became notorious as the ‘anti-mom’ after publishing We Need to Talk about Kevin (2003), her novel about a woman who loathes being pregnant, never bonds with her son, and becomes a pariah after he carries out a Columbine-style attack at ...”