My Point...And I Do Have One

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Random House Publishing Group, Mar 16, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages
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In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Ellen DeGeneres shares her hilarious take on everything from our most baffling human foibles–including how we behave in elevators, airplanes, and restrooms, and why we’re so scared of the boogeyman–to fashion trends, celebrity, and her secret recipe for Ellen’s Real Frenchy French Toast. Most of all, this witty, engaging book offers insights into the mind of one of America’s most beloved comics.…

Dear Reader,
I was awfully excited when I was asked to write a book. I was however, nervous. I was afraid I didn’t have anything important to say. But when I began writing, I realized that although I don’t know a lot about any one thing, I know a little about a whole bunch of things: baking a pie; dancing; curing the common cold; running the Iditarod–it’s all in the book. And I realized I notice things that maybe some people don’t notice (or they don’t notice that they don’t notice). That’s all in the book, too.

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User Review  - Melissa SG - Goodreads

Surprisingly not funny and not well written.... Bad combination for someone I have to come to expect much better from. Read full review

Review: My Point...And I Do Have One

User Review  - MissMish510 - Goodreads

Can you say "DoubleDay Books" hahaha ..... I need to read it again but I remember reading it in one day and laughing my pants off.....I was a kid so I need to read it and see if it was really appropriate or even funny but I love Ellen hahaha.... :) Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Ellen Degeneres is a stand-up comedian, actress, multiple Emmy Award-winner, writer, and host of the wildly popular and critically acclaimed talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show. She has been the recipient of a Peabody Award and two People's Choice Awards for Favorite Daytime Talk Show Host and Favorite Funny Female Star, as well as earning the Producers Guild Award for Outstanding Variety Television Show.

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