Fran Lebowitz


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in Morristown, New Jersey, The United States
October 27, 1950

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Frances Ann "Fran" Lebowitz is an American author and public speaker. Lebowitz is known for her sardonic social commentary on American life as filtered through her New York City sensibilities. Some reviewers have called her a modern-day Dorothy Parker.

Average rating: 3.76 · 5,330 ratings · 508 reviews · 14 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Fran Lebowitz Reader

3.81 avg rating — 1,780 ratings — published 1994 — 6 editions
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Metropolitan Life

3.91 avg rating — 935 ratings — published 1978 — 10 editions
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Social Studies

3.94 avg rating — 551 ratings — published 1981 — 6 editions
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Mr. Chas & Lisa Sue Meet th...

3.75 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1994 — 3 editions
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Progress

3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Mirth of a Nation: The Best...

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Where Books Fall Open: A Re...

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“Think before you speak. Read before you think.”
Fran Lebowitz, The Fran Lebowitz Reader

“In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra. ”
Fran Lebowitz

“A book is not supposed to be a mirror. It's supposed to be a door.”
Fran Lebowitz

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