9781594483066

I Was Told There'd Be Cake

ISBN 10: 159448306X / 1-59448-306-X
ISBN 13: 9781594483066
Publisher: Riverhead Books
Publication Date: 2008
Binding: Softcover
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A debut compilation of literary essays offers a revealing and humorous look at human fallibility and the vagaries of modern urban life as the author details the despoiling of an exhibit at the Natural History Museum, the provocation of her first boss, siccing the cops on her mysterious neighbor, and other offbeat situations. Original.


 

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Book Description: Penguin Putnam Inc, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 131 mm. Brand New Book. Wry, hilarious, and profoundly genuine, this debut collection of literary essays is a celebration of fallibility and haplessness in all their glory. From despoiling an exhibit at the Natural History Museum to provoking the ire of her first boss to siccing the cops on her mysterious neighbor, Crosley can do no right despite the best of intentions-or perhaps because of them. Together, these essays create a startlingly funny and revealing portrait of a complex and utterly recognizable character that s aiming for the stars but hits the ceiling, and the inimitable city that has helped shape who she is. I Was Told There d Be Cake introduces a strikingly original voice, chronicling the struggles and unexpected beauty of modern urban life. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9781594483066

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Book Description: Penguin Putnam Inc, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 202 x 131 mm. Brand New Book. Wry, hilarious, and profoundly genuine, this debut collection of literary essays is a celebration of fallibility and haplessness in all their glory. From despoiling an exhibit at the Natural History Museum to provoking the ire of her first boss to siccing the cops on her mysterious neighbor, Crosley can do no right despite the best of intentions-or perhaps because of them. Together, these essays create a startlingly funny and revealing portrait of a complex and utterly recognizable character that s aiming for the stars but hits the ceiling, and the inimitable city that has helped shape who she is. I Was Told There d Be Cake introduces a strikingly original voice, chronicling the struggles and unexpected beauty of modern urban life. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9781594483066

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