Rivka Galchen’s LITTLE LABORS Out Today From New Directions

Rivka Galchen’s new book, LITTLE LABORS is hitting shelves today. It’s already been receiving some incredible reviews!  

"I am confident that many mothers will pick up this book and feel they have found an unexpectedly intimate friend... A highly original book of essays and observations.” - Sarah Ruhl, New York Times Book Review

“Little Labors’’ is a short, beguiling book about babies. About babies in art (with wrongly shaped heads), about babies in literature (rare, often monstrous), and about the arrival of a baby in author Rivka Galchen’s apartment. -  Nina MacLaughlin, The Boston Globe