The early novel that established Meg Wolitzer s career, later made into Nora Ephron s first film as a director. The third book by New York Times -bestselling author Meg Wolitzer (originally published as This Is Your Life ), a smart, witty and perceptive novel about the daughters of a female stand-up comic who watch as their mother struggles to balance her career with the needs of her children. Dottie Engels, comedienne extraordinaire, performs her act in Vegas and on late-night TV. Her two daughters, Opal and Erica, ...

This Is My Life 2014, Riverhead Books

ISBN-13: 9781594633140

Trade paperback

This is My Life 1992, Sceptre, London

ISBN-13: 9780340590539

Film tie-in edition