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Nine Months in the Life of an Old Maid

From the New York Times bestselling author of Looking for Mr. Goodbar, comes the story of two sisters as their lives are turned upside down.

Beautiful sisters, Mimi and Beth grew up alone in the glamorous, desolate mansion in Welford Heights called Yiytzo. Now, both in their thirties, the two women’s comfortable, co-dependant lives are overturned when their father decides to sell a large portion of his estate and Mimi discovers that after fifteen years of marriage that she’s pregnant.

Photograph by Nancy Pike

Judith Rossner [1935–2005] was an American novelist, most famous for the bestseller, Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1975). A lifelong New Yorker, her books centered around the themes of urban alienation and gender relations.

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