In this debut novel by Jessica Dettmann, Emma is pregnant with her second child, but her life is thrown into disarray when she discovers that her husband has also impregnated the neighbour, who is due at the same time. 'Second Best' is a hilarious and heartwarming novel that captures the dramas, delights, and delirium of modern parenting. After a decade working as an editor at Random House Australia and HarperCollins, Dettman is now a writer. A Dewey Diva Pick.
Parent and child -- Fiction.
Parenting -- Fiction.