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Leaning Towards Infinity by Sue Woolfe


Leaning Towards Infinity by Sue Woolfe

Sue Woolfe's runaway best seller in Australia breaks long-held taboos about sex and mothering. Leaning Towards Infinity is an achingly honest, at times hilarious, vision of a heretofore unspoken world of mothers, daughters, genius, failed genius, sex, academic politics, and breasts. Through three generations of a family and over several continents, Woolfe explores and prods at the force of brilliance in some women, and the actions of genius, but equally she casts a searchlight around the dark world of having to be a mother, that paradox where infinite love must withstand the daily onslaught of sleeplessness, anger, and selfishness.

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Publication date

1st May 2000


Sue Woolfe

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The Women's Press Ltd


404 pages


Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)



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