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Melanie Gideon
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Melanie Gideon was born and raised in Rhode Island. She now lives in the Bay Area with her husband and son.

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The Slippery Year
A Meditation on Happily Ever After
Written by Melanie Gideon


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $14.95

Melanie Gideon’s hilarious memoir is a disarmingly honest take on marriage and motherhood by a woman who realized she was sleepwalking through life and decided she needed to do something about it.

The Slippery Year chronicles her struggle to rediscover meaning and pleasure in life while navigating the comical ups and... Read more >
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The Slippery Year

Written by Melanie Gideon


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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Wife 22
A Novel
Written by Melanie Gideon


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $15.00

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Wife 22
A Novel
Written by Melanie Gideon


Format: eBook, 400 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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