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My boyfriend barfed in my handbag ... and other things you can't ask Martha

Author: Jolie Kerr
Publisher: New York, New York : Plume, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on her column "Ask a Clean Person," the author, using her signature sass and straight talk, takes on the tough questions in this guide to cleaning up life's little emergencies that is perfect for college students and anyone new to living on their own. Kerr offers a hilarious and practical guide to cleaning up life's little emergencies. She proves that even the most nightmarish cleaning conundrums can be solved  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jolie Kerr
ISBN: 9780142196939 0142196932
OCLC Number: 889944092
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 238 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The kitchen : clean it, or just set it on fire and be done? --
Cleaning floors, ceilings, walls, and other immovable things --
Le pissoir (because these things sound fancier in French) --
Get rid of your ladies, seriously, they are revolting --
Here comes the bride, all dressed in ... oh dear, what's that on the bride's dress? --
Laundry, just ... so much laundry, you guys --
Pimp your ride --
The things you really can't ask Martha (or mom, for that matter!).
Responsibility: Jolie Kerr.

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Based on her column "Ask a Clean Person," the author, using her signature sass and straight talk, takes on the tough questions in this guide to cleaning up life's little emergencies that is perfect for college students and anyone new to living on their own. Kerr offers a hilarious and practical guide to cleaning up life's little emergencies. She proves that even the most nightmarish cleaning conundrums can be solved with a smile, the right supplies, and a little music.

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Wise and funny. . . . The Lorrie Moore short story, or the Tina Fey memoir, of cleaning tutorials. Dwight Garner, The New York Times Thrillingly titled. . . . For a generation overwhelmed not just Read more...

 
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