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Why We Cant Sleep When Ada Calhoun Found Herself In The Throes Of A Midlife Crisis, She Thought That She Had No Right To Complain She Was Married With Children And A Good Career So Why Did She Feel Miserable And Why Did It Seem That Other Generation X Women Were Miserable, Too Calhoun Decided To Find Some Answers She Looked Into Housing Costs, HR Trends, Credit Card Debt Averages, And Divorce Data At Every Turn, She Saw A Pattern Sandwiched Between The Boomers And The Millennials, Gen X Women Were Facing New Problems As They Entered Middle Age, Problems That Were Being Largely OverlookedSpeaking With Women Across America About Their Experiences As The Generation Raised To Have It All, Calhoun Found That Most Were Exhausted, Terrified About Money, Under Employed, And Overwhelmed Instead Of Being Heard, They Were Told Instead To Lean In, Take Me Time, Or Make A Chore Chart To Get Their Lives And Homes In OrderIn Why We Can T Sleep, Calhoun Opens Up The Cultural And Political Contexts Of Gen X S Predicament And Offers Solutions For How To Pull Oneself Out Of The Abyss And Keep The Next Generation Of Women From Falling In The Result Is Reassuring, Empowering, And Essential Reading For All Middle Aged Women, And Anyone Who Hopes To Understand Them

About the Author: Ada Calhoun

Award winning journalist Ada Calhoun is the author of the NYC history St Marks Is Dead, chosen by Kirkus and the Boston Globe as one of the best books of 2015 the essay collection Wedding Toasts I ll Never Give, named by W magazine one of the best 10 memoirs of 2017 and Why We Can t Sleep Women s New Midlife Crisis, coming out January, 7, 2020.

10 thoughts on “Why We Cant Sleep

  1. says:

    Sleepy Can t sleep Wonder about others sleeping habits The author primarily focuses on Generation X women.but.if you find yourself awake in the middle of the night.yo

  2. says:

    I cannot believe I was blessed to read this AMAZING book before it was formally released I was invited to read this book through NetGalley Ada Calhoun s Why We Can t Sleep ha

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    I was lucky to receive an early copy of this book from Edelweiss I have read a lot of books about women in today s society, but never one that examined the problem from a generationa

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    When it is hot as heck outside and there is nothing cool to do but reading as everything else makes you end up a sweaty mess, it is the perfect day for a speed reader I received a temporary

  5. says:

    A searing exploration of stresses that keep GenX women up at night literally and metaphorically , I raced through this book, which completely resonated So, so grateful to have received an early copy

  6. says:

    You come to this place, midlife You don t know how you get here, but suddenly you re staring 50 in the face Yes this was me 6 years ago when i turned the big 5 0 and I knew this book was written about me Es

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    I had the opportunity to read an early release copy thanks to NetGalley in exchange for an honest review I wasn t sure what to expect from this book and kept pushing it to the bottom of my to read list Once I began

  8. says:

    Witty, well researched, and full of compassion, Ada Calhoun s book about Gen X women s midlife crises issues concerns hits home If you re a Gen X woman, you will find here someone who watched all the same TV shows, listene

  9. says:

    I received a free ARC of this book through Netgalley.From the title of this book, you might think it s about sleep, but really the focus is on what are the biggest worries of the Generation X The author is only a year older than

  10. says:

    Reading Why We Can t Sleep by Ada Calhoun felt like I was reading a biography of my own life The main premise of the book examines that current life trajectories of women from Generation X born 1965 1980 Women in Generation X are the firs

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