Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 9, 2005
New Line CinemaÂs comedy ÂMonster-in-Law,Â opening on Mother's Day and starring Jane Fonda and Jennifer Lopez, is the fictional tale of a woman who finds Mr. Right and then meets Mrs. WrongÂher future mother-in-law. But truth is even funnier than fiction in the real-life stories of ÂMothers-In-Law Do Everything Wrong: M.I.L.D.E.W.Â (Andrews McMeel, ISBN: 0-7407-4208-6, trade paperback).
Authors Liz Bluper and RenÃ©e Plastique (names have been changed to protect the guilty) are helping women Âlaugh their MILDEW awayÂ by sharing their hilarious tips, strategies and relatable experiences. Their hysterical tales of pre-wedding horror, holiday chaos and ÂhelpfulÂ child-rearing advice will keep everyone laughing and identifying with that all-too-familiar marital challengeÂthe mother-in-law.
True Tale #1: Your mother-in-law gives you a Thigh Master for your birthday. What do you do?
(Hint: No need to consult Emily Post)
True Tale #2: You just got married and you come home to find your mother-in-law in her girdle, in your kitchen, on her hands and knees, scrubbing your kitchen floor. What do you do?
(Hint: You may not have to move)
True Tale #3: Your mother-in-law calls you by the wrong name... an ex-girlfriendÂs name. Even worse, she still carries pictures of the ex-girlfriend in her purse. What do you do?
(Hint: You donÂt need to wear a nametag)
As mother-in-law experts, Liz and RenÃ©e have the answers to these questions and more, helping audiences cope with a monster-in-law of their own. To learn more, visit http://www.mymildew.com.
About the Authors:
Liz Bluper (a.k.a. Rachel Latto) is a mother-in-law expert and Mildew Containment Specialist who has shared her strategies, stories and humor on radio shows across the country. She graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, and is now a writer and full-time mother living in Connecticut with her husband and three children.
RenÃ©e Plastique (a.k.a. Diane Tarshis) is a mother-in-law expert and MILDEW Containment Specialist. She has shared her humor-infused expertise on ChicagoÂs ABC News and WGN News, as well as on radio shows across the country. RenÃ©e graduated from the University of PennsylvaniaÂs Wharton School and is now a mother, writer and runs her own business plan writing firm. She lives in Chicago with her husband, two boys and dog.
Title: Mothers-In-Law Do Everything Wrong: M.I.L.D.E.W.
Authors: Liz Bluper and RenÃ©e Plastique
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
5x7 trade paperback, 208 pp., $9.95
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