The Big Nap by Ayelet Waldman
(Mommy-Track Mystery)

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A public defender turned stay-at-home mom, Juliet Applebaum has her hands full with her two rowdy kids. But her life just gets more hectic when her newborn son's babysitter-a beautiful young Chasidic woman-vanishes without a trace....

About Ayelet Waldman

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Ayelet Waldman was born on December 11, 1964. She graduated from Wesleyan University in 1986 and from Harvard Law School in 1991. Before becoming a full-time writer, she worked at a New York law firm and as a federal public defender in California. She is the author of the Mommy-Track Mysteries series, Daughter's Keeper, Love and Other Impossible Pursuits, and Red Hook Road. In her essay Motherlove, which was published in Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Write about Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race and Themselves, Waldman admitted that she loves her husband more than her children. Her book Bad Mother was written as a result of the negative reaction to her essay.
Published July 2, 2002 by Berkley. 234 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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When the Finkelstein family refuses to involve the police, Juliet travels to Brooklyn, where she wangles a meeting with the family of Fraydle's intended husband.

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It is a strictly Orthodox lifestyle, and Fraydle's father was not happy at Fraydle's working for Juliet.

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