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Mommy and nanny diaries

Navigating shoals of child rearing in privileged LA

Mona Simpson infuses her characters with personality, insight and wit. Mona Simpson infuses her characters with personality, insight and wit. (Gasper Tringale)
By Jessica Treadway
August 8, 2010

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“When I thought of Christmas, I thought of women alone in cars,’’ notes one of the narrators of Mona Simpson’s new novel, “My Hollywood,’’ the first book in 10 years from the author of the 1986 bestseller “Anywhere But Here’’ and its sequel, “The Lost Father.’’ (Full article: 881 words)

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