1 current hold with 81 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status|
|Athens Regional Library System - Athens-Clarke County Library||NONFIC 814.54 SEDARIS||31001000243379||NONFICTION||Available|
|Athens Regional Library System - Athens-Clarke County Library||NONFIC 814.54 SEDARIS||31001001691535||NONFICTION||Available|
|Athens Regional Library System - Athens-Clarke County Library||NONFIC 814.54 SEDARIS||31001001131854||NONFICTION||Available|
- ISBN: 0316777722 (alk. paper)
- ISBN: 9780316777728 (alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 272 p. ; 22 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown & Co., c2000.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Go Carolina -- Giant dreams, midget abilities -- Genetic engineering -- Twelve moments in the life of the artist -- You can't kill the rooster -- The youth in Asia -- The learning curve -- Big boy -- The great leap forward -- Today's special -- City of angels -- A shiner like a diamond -- Nutcracker.com -- See you again yesterday -- Me talk pretty one day -- Jesus shaves -- The tapeworm is in -- Make that a double -- Remembering my childhood on the continent of Africa -- 21 down -- The city of light in the dark -- I pledge allegiance to the bag -- Picka Pocketoni -- I almost saw this girl get killed -- Smart guy -- The late show -- I'll eat what he's wearing.
|Summary, etc.:|| Me Talk Pretty One Day contains far more than just the funniest collection of autobiographical essays - it quite well registers as a manifesto about language itself. Wherever there's a straight line, you can be sure that Sedaris lurks beneath the text, making it jagged with laughter; and just where the fault lines fall, he sits mischievously perched at the epicenter of it all.
|Awards Note:|| Lambda Literary Award, 2000
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