Bitter Is the New Black

Bitter Is the New Black

Confessions of A Condescending, Egomaniacal, Self-centered Smart-ass, Or, Why You Should Never Carry A Prada Bag to the Unemployment Office : A Memoir

Book - 2006
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A memoir chronicles the adventures and misadventures of a woman whose perfect life and perfect job vanishes when she goes from a six-figure career to unemployment, and, forced to do some soul searching, becomes an author.
Publisher: New York : New American Library, c2006
ISBN: 9780451217608
0451217608
Branch Call Number: BIOGRAPHY 814.6 LANCASTER 2006
Characteristics: 400 p. ; 21 cm

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A memoir chronicling the adventures and misadventures of a woman whose perfect life and perfect job vanishes when she goes from a six-figure career to unemployment, and, forced to do some soul searching, becomes an author.


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mswrite
Dec 08, 2014

Loved the title. The book, not so much. Maybe you have to be in the mood for this kind of read. I'll try it again on a different day.

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literarycpa
Jan 11, 2013

This book was funny, interesting and relevant. Read this if you are looking for something unique and humerous, it is a great upbeat beach read. Her humor is obnoxious, loud and pretentious, but it is a realistic look at today's unemployed professionals. I look forward to reading more from this author.

dawnwins Feb 12, 2012

I liked this book so much I bought it. Resonates for newly unemployed folks and love her sarcastic sense of humor. You will either love this or hate it.

LocketLibrarian Sep 24, 2011

Plain and simple, I love Jen Lancaster. She is funny, self-deprecating and all around an everywoman for the millennium.

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kccarla
Feb 03, 2011

This book had me laughing out loud. I've read all of her books and they're all great but this first one is probably my favorite.

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