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Christmas sucks : what to do when fruitcake, family, and finding the perfect gift makes you miserable

Author: Joanne Kimes
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2008.
Series: Sucks.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A humorous look at the stress and commercialization that surround Christmas and tips on how to survive mentally and financially.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kimes, Joanne.
Christmas sucks.
Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2008
(OCoLC)255578555
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Kimes
ISBN: 9781440501173 1440501173
OCLC Number: 495864623
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 147 pages).
Contents: Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1: Shop 'Til You Drop Dead; Chapter 2: All I Want for Christmas Is My Retirement Account Intact; Chapter 3: Here Comes Santa Claus: Ho Ho Hold Me Back!; Chapter 4: The Twelve Days of Christmas Parties; Chapter 5: Gifts: It's the Thought That Counts (Good One, Huh?); Chapter 6: Deck the Halls with Tons of Crap; Chapter 7: I'll Be Home for Christmas ... If I Can Get Through the F*cking Crowds; Chapter 8: Family Squabbles: All We Want Is a Silent Night. Chapter 9: It's Beginning to Smell a Lot Like ChristmasConclusion: The Big Day!; Resources; About the Author.
Series Title: Sucks.
Responsibility: Joanne Kimes.
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Looks at America's commercialization of the Christmas holiday season and the travel, inordinate amount of preparation, and family strife that accompanies it.  Read more...

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