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Works by David Sedaris: Naked, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

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Published June 24th 2010 by Books LLC
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Kimbly
Jun 07, 2012 Kimbly rated it it was amazing
funny - I love David Sedaris. I feel like I know him, his family, his friends. He writes openly and honestly, and with such humor I find myself wiping tears from my eyes from laughing so hard. (which looks a little strange when listening to books on tape in the doctor's office).
Erin
Jan 10, 2015 Erin rated it liked it
People have described David Sedaris to me as "hilarious" and "sidesplittingly funny." I expected to have to to set the book down to hold my sides, they hurt so much from laughing. My expectations were not met. I laughed out loud once. That is not to say that I didn't enjoy the book; I did. I found the stories amusing and I liked the author's writing style. It was certainly worth the quarter I paid for it at a used book sale and the time I spent reading it. I just didn't think it was all that hil ...more
Elin Svanes
Aug 24, 2014 Elin Svanes rated it liked it
I just have to say I have not read many funny books, so this review will maybe not be the most accurately one. This book is a likeable biography based on the authors memories, anyway I feel like the chapters are build up like small stories of their own. While you read it you will laugh and almost cry, the book has a vary humor that make the book fit for everyone.
I did not like the last story naked nor some chapters containing depressing moments. The reason why I did not like naked was that, I
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Debra McKenna
Oct 23, 2014 Debra McKenna rated it it was amazing
What can I say? If he writes it, I'll read it.
Bethany Ball
Sep 12, 2012 Bethany Ball rated it it was amazing
I love David Sedaris and the way he describes his life. He is so funny. His books always give me a great laugh. Light-hearted and fun.
Wanda
Feb 13, 2012 Wanda rated it it was amazing
Loved it and continue to re-read random stories for inspiration with my own writing.
Laura
Apr 30, 2012 Laura rated it it was amazing
Love the humour, wit & outrageous honesty by this wonderful, vulnerable writer!
Deborah Allison
Jul 26, 2012 Deborah Allison rated it it was amazing
Laugh out loud funny and often very true! Highly enjoyable reading!
Mattsmom
Aug 04, 2012 Mattsmom rated it it was amazing
Funny. Reread often. Most loaned or referred to friends.
Emma Rainey
Jul 07, 2012 Emma Rainey rated it it was amazing
I cried I laughed so much.
Austin
Jun 27, 2013 Austin rated it it was amazing
Love David Sedaris. One of my all-time favorite authors. Knows exactly how to sneak a surprising and comical twist into the story that you never see coming.
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