Four Moms-and-Work Books Reviewed

Noting the flurry of moms-and-work books that have been released recently, Business Week reviewed four of them saying, "All are provocative, superbly researched, and required reading for anybody trying to pull off a guilt-inducing trapeze act." The books reviewed are: "Off-Ramps and On-Ramps: Keeping Talented Women on the Road to Success," by Sylvia Ann Hewlett. "Mothers on the Fast Track: How a New Generation Can Balance Family and Careers," by Mary Ann Mason and Eve Mason Ekman. "Opting Out? Why Women Really Quit Careers and Head Home," by Pamela Stone."Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay-at-Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work," by Carol Fishman Cohen and Vivian Steir Rabin. (June 2007)