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A growing family raises profound issues for women. But life is so busy that mothers rarely get to discuss them.

Beyond One provides an intimate look at the enormous impact the next kid has on a woman’s body, marriage, family life, friendships and work. This makes it an excellent choice for book clubs and parenting groups comprised of mothers.

In addition, Jennifer Hull can chat by speakerphone to your group at no charge.

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About Jennifer

A former journalist for The Wall Street Journal and Time, Jennifer is the award-winning author of Beyond One: Growing a Family and Getting a Life and pens the MidAge Mom blog.

She’s profiled exceptional women from the Middle East to Latin America. Widely published, her essays have been included in two anthologies.

Jennifer is also a frequent radio and TV guest. Full Bio

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In Beyond One, Jennifer chronicles her leap from one child to two, describing the enormous impact the second child has on a woman’s body, marriage, family life, friendships and work.

"Hull is the kind of woman many moms long to be friends with. . ." -The Cleveland Plain Dealer.


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