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Author: David Sedaris
Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, [2018] ©2018
Series: New York Times Bestseller Nonfiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When he buys a beach house on the Carolina coast, David Sedaris envisions long, relaxing vacations spent playing board games and lounging in the sun with those he loves most. And life at the Sea Section, as he names the vacation home, is exactly as idyllic as he imagined, except for one tiny, vexing realization: it's impossible to take a vacation from yourself. Sedaris sets his powers of observation toward middle  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Essays
Humor
Nonfiction
Named Person: David Sedaris; David Sedaris
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sedaris
ISBN: 9780316392389 0316392383 9781408707821 1408707829 9781408707845 1408707845 0316524824 9780316524827
OCLC Number: 992225285
Notes: "May 2018"--Title page verso.
Description: viii, 259 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Company man --
Now we are five --
Little guy --
Stepping out --
A house divided --
The perfect fit --
Leviathan --
Your English is so good --
Calypso --
A modest proposal --
The silent treatment --
Untamed --
The one(s) who got away --
Sorry --
Boo-hooey --
A number of the reasons I've been depressed lately --
Why aren't you laughing? --
I'm still standing --
The spirit world --
And while you're up there, check on my prostate --
The Comey memo.
Series Title: New York Times Bestseller Nonfiction.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: David Sedaris.

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The long-awaited new collection of stories from David Sedaris, America's favourite humourist.  Read more...
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From malformed turtles to his FitBit obsession, this is comic art in motion. Be warned though: we picked up one Sedaris book and two weeks later we'd finished his entire output * Emerald Street * The Read more...

 
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