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When you are engulfed in flames

Author: David Sedaris
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A hilarious and clever book about modern life from the No.1 best selling writer. A hilarious and clever book about modern life from the No.1 best selling writer.

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Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sedaris
ISBN: 9780349116471 0349116474
OCLC Number: 260210158
Notes: Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2008.
Description: pages cm
Contents: It's catching --
Keeping up --
The understudy --
This old house --
Buddy, can you spare a tie? --
Road trips --
What I learned --
That's amore --
The monster mash --
In the waiting room --
Solution to Saturday's puzzle --
Adult figures charging toward a concrete toadstool --
Memento mori --
All the beauty you will ever need --
Town and country --
Aerial --
The man in the hut --
Of mice and men --
April in Paris --
Crybaby --
Old Faithful --
The smoking section.
Responsibility: David Sedaris.

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A virtual Klondike of darkly glittering anecdotes. Adam Mars-Jones, Observer 'Sedari s' anecdotes play off his sublime talent for turning the absurdly neurotic into the hilariously funny. GQ Read more...

 
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