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The New Yorker calls Cutting Teeth “a comically energetic debut.”

A wonderful review for Cutting Teeth in The New Yorker: Cutting Teeth, by Julia Fierro (St. Martin’s). Five pairs of variously overmedicated and undersatisfied Brooklyn parents head to a Long Island beach house for Labor Day weekend with their cranky, drooling, … Continue reading

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Cutting Teeth is OPRAH.com’s Book of the Week

CUTTING TEETH is Oprah.com’s Book of the Week and receives a wonderful review!“As the weekend progresses, the things kept hidden at home—illicit flirtations, parental frustrations and fizzling marriages—come to the surface in explosive ways. Even if you aren’t a parent, … Continue reading

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The BOSTON GLOBE calls Cutting Teeth “a fresh perspective on the journey of parenting that is at once modern and timeless.”

A wonderful review of Cutting Teeth in The Boston Globe.“Cutting Teeth sings with beautiful sentences, masterfully crafted scenes, and a deeply imagined inner life for each of her characters…There are no easy solutions or formulas for happiness here, just the reality that … Continue reading

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A rave review for Cutting Teeth in the L Magazine

“Sharing the realism of an Anne Tyler novel, Cutting Teeth showcases the dark sides of people living in a bubble of compliance—if you add black skinny jeans and homemade hummus….Fierro’s characters are intensely real, thoroughly developed. They come to life on … Continue reading

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The NY Post picks Cutting Teeth for the “29 Best Books of Summer” list

NY Post’s 29 Best Books of Summer includes Cutting Teeth!

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Cutting Teeth in VANITY FAIR’s Hot Type

Cutting Teeth in Vanity Fair’s HOT TYPE!  Elissa Schappell recommends Cutting Teeth in her Vanity Fair Hot Type column: “Julia Fierro takes a playful bit out of parenting.”

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Cutting Teeth launch party packs BookCourt

              Thank you to everyone who made the May 13th Cutting Teeth launch party Bookcourt so incredible, so perfect.

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Cutting Teeth on the Star Tribune’s “Summer Books” list

Meganne Fabrega includes Cutting Teeth for her “Summer Reads” list in the Star Tribune.

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Hell Is Other Parents: Cutting Teeth reviewed on the Barnes & Noble book blog

“With the confidence of a more established writer, Fierro dips in and out of her characters’ points of view, revealing, even sometimes reveling in, the lusts, frustrations, and fears squirming beneath their piously progressive exteriors. Parenthood, Fierro posits, is the … Continue reading

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Cutting Teeth on SALON’s “Memorial Day” Reading List

Thank you to Michele Filgate for including Cutting Teeth on Salon‘s Memorial Day reading list.

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