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Eleven Hours

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Eleven Hours

By Pamela Erens

Tin House Books, Paperback, 9781941040294, 176pp.

Publication Date: May 3, 2016

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  • An NPR Best Book of 2016
  • A New Yorker Book We Loved in 2016
  • Named to Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2016
  • The Millions Most Anticipated Book of 2016
  • Flavorwire Most Anticipated Book

From the critically acclaimed author of The Virgins, Eleven Hours is an intimate exploration of the physical and mental challenges of childbirth, told with unremitting suspense and astonishing beauty.



NPR
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Pamela Erens' new novel takes place in the maternity ward of a New York hospital as a pregnant nurse assists in another woman's labor. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls it a fierce read. More at NPR.org

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NPR
Sunday, May 8, 2016

Pamela Erens' new book tells the story of a woman in labor and the nurse who helps her through it. More at NPR.org

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