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The double life is twice as good

Author: Jonathan Ames
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The Guggenheim Fellowship-winning author of Wake Up, Sir! presents a whimsical anthology of articles, essays, and short stories as well as a selection of previously unpublished pieces, in a volume that includes celebrity profiles and a comic strip collaboration with Nick Bertozzi.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Ames
ISBN: 9781439102336 1439102333
OCLC Number: 298777005
Description: viii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Bored to death --
Journalism: An open diary ; Middle-American Gothic ; The Corduroy Appreciation Club ; "We're not all some Cindy!" ; Across the universe with Marilyn Manson ; The Church of Surface : three nights in the meatpacking District ; I feel like I'm in Saudi Arabia! : my night out with Lenny Kravitz --
Personal essays: The two virgins ; June 25, 1983-August 1, 1983 ; Six-word memoir ; Two diary entries about my son ; The failed comb-over ; Another six-word memoir ; A brief foreword for Reverend Jen's 'Live nude elf' ; A glorious baptism ; E-mail re mangina ; Why did I write 'The alcoholic?' ; The herring wonder --
Short stories: Book tour diary ; A walk home ; Old man, young girl ; I was in flowers ; I played a man sitting on a bench with a beautiful woman ; Next-door neighborless.
Responsibility: Jonathan Ames.
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The Guggenheim Fellowship-winning author of Wake Up, Sir! presents a whimsical anthology of articles, essays, and short stories as well as a selection of previously unpublished pieces, in a volume that includes celebrity profiles and a comic strip collaboration with Nick Bertozzi.

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