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We are never meeting in real life : essays / Samantha Irby.

By: Irby, Samantha.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Faber & Faber, 2019Description: xii, 275 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0571349811; 9780571349814.Subject(s): Bloggers -- United States -- Biography | Women comedians -- United States -- Biography | Conduct of life -- HumourGenre/Form: Biographies. | Humor. | Essays.DDC classification: 814.6 Summary: "With heartfelt candor and her usual side-splitting bite, humorist, essayist, and blogger at bitchesgottaeat.com Samantha Irby captures powerful emotional truths while chronicling the disaster that has been her life. An ill-fated pilgrimage and romantic vacation to Nashville to scatter her estranged father's ashes, awkward sexual encounters, a Bachelorette application gone awry, and more -- sometimes you just have to laugh, even when your life is a dumpster fire."-- Publisher's description.
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'I cannot remember the last time I was so moved by a book. We Are Never Meeting in Real Life is as close to perfect as an essay collection can get.' - Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Difficult Women and Bad Feminist

In this painfully funny collection, Samantha Irby captures powerful emotional truths while chronicling the rubbish bin she calls her life. From an ill-fated pilgrimage to Nashville to scatter her estranged father's ashes to awkward sexual encounters to the world's first completely honest job application, and more, sometimes you just have to laugh, even when your life is permanently pear-shaped.

"With heartfelt candor and her usual side-splitting bite, humorist, essayist, and blogger at bitchesgottaeat.com Samantha Irby captures powerful emotional truths while chronicling the disaster that has been her life. An ill-fated pilgrimage and romantic vacation to Nashville to scatter her estranged father's ashes, awkward sexual encounters, a Bachelorette application gone awry, and more -- sometimes you just have to laugh, even when your life is a dumpster fire."-- Publisher's description.