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All Joy and no Fun

The Paradox of Modern Parenthood

By Jennifer Senior
12-minute read
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All Joy and no Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood by Jennifer Senior

All Joy and No Fun (2014) is a book about the trials and tribulations of raising kids. Senior examines the challenges of parenting while keeping us cognizant of the pleasures and rewards that come with it.

  • People planning for parenthood
  • Anyone who has children
  • Those struggling with the stress of raising children

Jennifer Senior writes on mental health and social science, and is a contributing editor at New York Magazine. In addition to writing and public speaking, Senior has appeared on a number of television programs, including Good Morning America and Today.

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