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The hilarious "New York Times" bestselling literary essay collection from Sloane Crosley, the author of "I Was Told There'd Be Cake."
Sloane Crosley, the brilliantly funny "fountain of observations" ("Boston Globe"), now takes readers from a bear-infested wedding in Alaska to a run-in with clowns in Portugal in a new collection of essays about the messiest and most unexpected dilemmas life has to offer.
"How sure-footed and observant Sloane Crosley is. How perfectly, relentlessly funny." -- David Sedaris

About the Author

SLOANE CROSLEY is the author of two essay collections, How Did You Get This Number and the New York Times bestseller I Was Told There d Be Cake, which was shortlisted for the Thurber Prize, named one of s best books of the year, and optioned for a series by HBO. Previously, Crosley was a publicist at Vintage Books, a weekly columnist for The Independent (UK) and an adjunct professor in Columbia University s Master of Fine Arts program. Her essays have appeared in The Best American Nonrequired Reading and the Library of America s 50 Funniest American Writers According to Andy Borowitz. Crosley is a regular contributor to GQ, Elle and NPR. She has also written cover stories and features for Salon, Spin, Bon Appetit, Vogue, Esquire, Playboy and AFAR.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781594485190
ISBN-10: 1594485194
Publisher: Riverhead Books
Publication Date: May 3rd, 2011
Pages: 288
Language: English