Animal Husbandry [Laura Zigman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hers began as a simple Cow meets Bull story: she, Jane Goodall (no. New cow Ray makes the move. Jane feels the rush. Ray says the L-word. Jane breaks her lease. Then suddenly, inexplicably, he dumps her. Just. Like. “If someone asked me a year ago why I thought it was that men leave women and never come back, I would have said this: New Cow. New Cow is short for New.

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Laura Zigman

Animal Husbandry by Laura Zigman. The best novels of the nineties: Ray says the L-word.

Hysterical, good writing, totally engaging comedy. There’s a good reason to help students find sigman in the stacks — I come back with something to read too.

A First half is boring and whiny unless you identify with the protagonist and you share her woes: References to this book Spreading Misandry: I felt like the protagonist was kinda Lists with This Book.

Animal Husbandry

The way it ended, I wondered what the point had been in reading all the whining. Dec 18, Julene rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mar 28, Marie Astor rated it it was amazing.


Movie with Ashley Judd was better. It’s a good in-between book. It’s just that often they want different things.

She spent ten years working in book publishing in New York. It may allude to it in the end when Jane realizes that hey, not all men leave women I hope not, for my husbands sakebut they all leave her! Not gone gone, but lost to that jungle of unreturned phone calls known as unrequited love.

Animal Husbandry by Laura Zigman

Praise “Girl meets boy, boy dumps girl … Zigman siphons off the tears and the curses and by alchemy converts them into laughter. How could it have happened?

Jane feels the rush. Jul 01, L.

Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. They made a movie out of it, but it is worth it zigmwn read the book. I liked the movie and I remember running across the book in the bookstore, and the quirky voice and writing style the author had was much funnier in text I don’t know where the author was lara to go with this book, but I think her car broke down along the way.

By using this husbandyr, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. She begins a relationship with a new I am so glad this was such a short read and I can only hope that the movie is much better though with Hugh Jackman and Greg Kinnear, I can already assume that it is. It’s a fun read.


Animal Husbandry Laura Zigman Snippet view – Feb 08, Rose Moore zigmaan it it was ok. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It was published in fourteen countries and in the film based on the book, Someone Like You, starring Ashley Judd and Hugh Jackman, was released by Fox We are experiencing technical difficulties.

That is to say it would help them get a better prospective on things than drinking too much wine, shouting out the lyrics to Alanis Morrisette’s You Outta Know, and then drunk dialing whoever broke up with you. Her latest novel, Piece of Work, to be published by Warner Books on September 25,is based on her experiences as a publicist and has been optioned by Tom Hanks’ production company, Playtone Pictures, with My Big Fat Greek Wedding’s Nia Vardalos set to write the screenplay and star in the movie.