Madame Doubtfire by bestselling author Anne Fine is a wonderfully funny, punchy story about family life. Lydia, Christopher and Natalie are. THE words were sprawled in paint across a shop window in Edinburgh: Madame Doubtfire. Underneath, when the weather was fine, the real. Madame Doubtfire [Anne Fine] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Madame Doubtfire.

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Show 25 25 50 All. The children were forced to find coping mechanisms to handle the stress placed on them. I really liked the start of the book, the characters come out, but then you wonder if you like the parents Nov 19, Rebecca McNutt rated it liked it. The parents are always fighting with each other and verbally bashing xnne other seperately in front of the kids. Then Miranda advertises for a cleaning lady who will look after and mind the children after work – and Daniel gets the job, disguis Lydia, Christopher and Natalie are used to domestic turmoil.

This was probably the harshest not to say it wasn’t fairly well-writtenmost depressing kid’s book I’ve read.

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I would go so far as to say that the book, with its messy, dark, unhappy look at broken families, is a much more truthful, sincere and ultimately helpful look at divorce than the movie version. Also by Anne Fine. Madame Doubtfire by bestselling author Anne Fine is a wonderfully funny, punchy story about family life. Daniel gets much more time with his children, and Miranda gets much more time to herself as well as with them.

Miranda comments that the house has never been run better. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?

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Looking for beautiful books? I’m not going to lie, I remember being incredibly confused reading this when I was a kid.

Oct 12, Anna rated it liked it. Again this confused me, because obviously the film was American. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. View all 6 comments.


Killer Cat’s Birthday Bash. It deals with madaje the children might really think and feel, and with problems parents might wel I don’t think I would have enjoyed Madame Doubtfire even as a kid.

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Looking forward to the lecture on this. The daughters knew it was him right away. In this book, it is horrible. Write a customer review.

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Yes, it’s a good, proper, ending, but too easily decided. After three weeks of not taking them I suddenly felt better.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Book ratings by Goodreads. Jun 17, Elizabeth added it Shelves: Very enjoyable and odubtfire book, but not as good as the movie with Robin Williams. And some live in separate homes, in separate neighborhoods, in different areas of the country – and they may not see each other for days, or weeks, months