I Was Told There'd Be Cake
EssaysBook - 2008
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multcolib_karene Dec 10, 2015
Sloane Crosley is witty and hilarious and she'd be a blast to hang out with.
multcolib_karene Sep 14, 2014
A truly funny, self-deprecating look at being Sloane Crosley.
multcolib_troutdale Sep 18, 2014
"Many times, the only reason I show up is for promised food, so this title grabbed me right off. Sloan Crosley writes modern living in such a way that I no longer drink any beverage while listening or reading her, or it's sure to come out my nose." - Seana
Wry, hilarious, and profoundly genuine, this debut collection of literary essays is a celebration of fallibility and haplessness in all their glory. Together, these essays create a startlingly funny and revealing portrait of a complex and utterly recognizable character that's aiming for the stars... Read More »
multcolib_recommends1 Sep 16, 2013
Offers a humorous look at human fallibility and the vagaries of modern urban life by detailing such offbeat situations as the despoiling of an exhibit at the Natural History Museum, the provocation of a boss, and siccing the cops on a mysterious neighbor.