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Me talk pretty one day

Author: David Sedaris
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Back Bay Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Back Bay paperback editionView all editions and formats
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In a collection of essays, observations, and commentaries, the humorist describes his recent move to Paris, life as an American in Paris, his struggle to learn French, his family, and restaurant meals.
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Genre/Form: Personal Narratives
Miscellaneous fiction
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sedaris
ISBN: 0316776963 9780316776967
OCLC Number: 47029978
Notes: "June 2001"--Title page verso.
Originally published as hbk.: Boston : Little, Brown & Co., ©2000.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Awards: Lambda Literary Award, 2000
Description: 272 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Go Carolina --
Giant dreams, midget abilities --
Genetic engineering --
Twelve moments in the life of the artist --
You can't kill the rooster --
The youth in Asia --
The learning curve --
Big boy --
The great leap forward --
Today's special --
City of angels --
A shiner like a diamond --
Nutcracker.com --
See you again yesterday --
Me talk pretty one day --
Jesus shaves --
The tapeworm is in --
Make that a double --
Remembering my childhood on the continent of Africa --
21 down --
The city of light in the dark --
I pledge allegiance to the bag --
Picka Pocketoni --
I almost saw this girl get killed --
Smart guy --
The late show --
I'll eat what he's wearing.
Responsibility: David Sedaris.

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In a collection of essays, observations, and commentaries, the humorist describes his recent move to Paris, life as an American in Paris, his struggle to learn French, his family, and restaurant meals.

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