Sima's Undergarments for Women: A Novel by Ilana Stanger-rossSima's Undergarments for Women: A Novel by Ilana Stanger-ross

Sima's Undergarments for Women: A Novel

byIlana Stanger-ross

Paperback | May 25, 2010

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A heartwarming tale of an unlikely friendship amid love, loss, and lingerie

In the basement of her Brooklyn apartment, Sima Goldner welcomes women of all shapes and sizes with warmth, acceptance-and a bra that gives them the support and lift they need. But Sima, regretfully childless at sixty, and harboring a secret that has embittered her marriage, can't seem to do the same for herself. Then Timna, a young Israeli with enviable cleavage, arrives in search of a demi-cup and stays on to become the shop's seamstress. As they laugh, gossip, and sell lingerie, Sima finds herself awakening to hope and the possibility of happiness in this beguiling story of New York's underground sisterhood, and one woman's second chance.

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Ilana Stanger-Ross was born and raised in Brooklyn. Her work has been published in Lilith and The Bellevue Literary Revue. She is currently a student midwife at the University of British Columbia. She lives in Vancouver, Canada and Brooklyn, New York.
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Title:Sima's Undergarments for Women: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.5 inPublished:May 25, 2010Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143117483

ISBN - 13:9780143117483

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