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In her new book A Girl is a Half-formed Thing, and The End of Men, Sheila Jeffreys takes on the assumption that, in the world we inhabit, there is one thing people generally think of as a woman: the mother

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In her new book A Girl is a Half-formed Thing, and The End of Men, Sheila Jeffreys takes on the assumption that, in the world we inhabit, there is one thing people generally think of as a woman: the mother. Jeffreys is one of the few authors, in the world of writing, who seems to believe that women who write and/or edit for the BBC or the Mail on Sunday are simply as intelligent as those who write for the New Yorker or the Wall Street Journal. Jeffreys is one of the few authors, in the world of writing, who seems to believe that women who write for the Guardian or the Daily Telegraph are simply as clever as those who write for the Daily Telegraph or the Wall Street Journal. Jeffreys, who has been awarded the Costa award for the best new writer, has recently published The End of Men: the Women”s Revolution, her fourth novel and the first to be written from female point of view.

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