The Cursing Mommy’s Book of Days

Familiar to readers of The New Yorker, the Cursing Mommy’s expletive-laden exploits have included such botched endeavors as circumventing expensive caterers by composing one’s own disastrously elaborate cocktails. Now humorist Ian Frazier brings this hair-trigger matriarch to the pages of a novel packed with laughs and four-letter words.