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Author: David Sedaris
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Essay : Biography : English : Large print edition.; First editionView all editions and formats
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Personal essays share the author's adventures after buying a vacation house on the Carolina coast and his reflections on middle age and mortality.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Essays
Humor
Nonfiction
Large type books
Named Person: David Sedaris; David Sedaris
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sedaris
ISBN: 9780316392365 0316392367
OCLC Number: 1035948693
Description: ix, 414 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
Contents: Company man --
Now we are five --
Little guy --
Stepping out --
A house divided --
The perfect fit --
Leviathan --
Your English is so good --
Calypso --
A modest proposal --
The silent treatment --
Untamed --
The one(s) who got away --
Sorry --
Boo-hooey --
A number of the reasons I've been depressed lately --
Why aren't you laughing? --
I'm still standing --
The spirit world --
And while you're up there, check on my prostate --
The Comey memo.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: David Sedaris.

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