How Did You Get This Number (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jun 15, 2010 - Humor - 288 pages
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The hilarious New York Times bestselling literary essay collection from Sloane Crosley, the author of I Was Told There'd Be Cake.

Sloane Crosley, the brilliantly funny "fountain of observations" (Boston Globe), now takes readers from a bear-infested wedding in Alaska to a run-in with clowns in Portugal in a new collection of essays about the messiest and most unexpected dilemmas life has to offer.

"How sure-footed and observant Sloane Crosley is. How perfectly, relentlessly funny." -- David Sedaris


  

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User Review  - brangwinn - LibraryThing

Funny essays read by the author. Another good book to listen to on the way to work. Her commentary about living in New York City hit the mark, but it was her essay on her travel to Alaska that hit the ... Read full review

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Contents

FIRST THE FISH
THE HAMSTER AND THE TURTLE
THE DOG
THE BIRDS
THE SQUIRREL
FINALLY THE CATS
THE END
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About the author (2010)

Sloane Crosley is the author of the New York Times bestseller I Was Told There'd Be Cake. essays and criticism have appeared in The New York Times, New York Observer, the Village Voice, Playboy, Teen Vogue, Salon, Black Book, Radar, Maxim, and The Believer. She lives in New York.

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