Category Archives: David Sedaris

Books: "Me Talk Pretty One Day" by David Sedaris

Me Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisMy rating: 4 of 5 stars David Sedaris is at his wry best in this collection of autobiographical essays that mostly deal with his moving to Paris. All the essays are enjoyable but … Continue reading

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Sweet Tooth: A Memoir by Tim AndersonMy rating: 3 of 5 stars As if being a closeted gay teenager wasn’t hard enough, Tim Anderson is diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. In this laugh-out-loud memoir, Tim puts a humorous twist on … Continue reading

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Notes From Underground by Fyodor DostoyevskyMy rating: 2 of 5 stars Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s novella “Notes from Underground” has two parts – commentary and narrative. The protagonist is a nameless civil servant in St Petersburg who shares his thoughts in a … Continue reading

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