To her Microsoft-guru husband, Bernadette is a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect; and to 15-year-old Bee, she's a best friend and, simply, Mom. Bee has aced her report card and claimed her reward: a family trip to Antarctica. For Bernadette, who has become increasingly agoraphobic, such a trip is problematic. Then Bernadette disappears. (Bestseller)...
Eleanor knows she's a mess. But today, she will tackle the little things. She will shower and get dressed. She will have her poetry and yoga lessons after dropping off her son, Timby. She won't swear. She will initiate sex with her husband, Joe. But before she can put her modest plan into action, life happens. Today, it turns out, is the day Timby has decided to fake sick to weasel his way into his mother's company. It's also the day Joe has chosen...
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Audrey has her hands full caring for her orphaned niece, nephew and younger sister who is mentally handicapped. When her old boyfriend returns to town, they are drawn together again, but there may be too many old wounds in the way.
1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn about it and tackle the problem himself.
CALIFORNIA SOLO is a touching, human story about post-fame life and personal redemption.