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The Resource This is how : proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike, Augusten Burroughs

This is how : proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike, Augusten Burroughs

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This is how : proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike
Title
This is how
Title remainder
proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike
Statement of responsibility
Augusten Burroughs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Running With Scissors comes a groundbreaking book that explores how to survive the "un-survivable" and will challenge your notion of self-help books."
Summary
From the author of Running with Scissors comes a groundbreaking book that explores how to survive the 'un-survivable' and will challenge your notion of self-help books. Learn how to feel like crap; ride an elevator; be thin; be fat; find love; feel sorry for yourself; get the job; end your life; remain unhealed; finish your drink; and regret as little as possible
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2012.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10107659
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burroughs, Augusten
Dewey number
818.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Burroughs, Augusten
  • Conduct of life
  • Black humor
  • American wit and humor
  • Life skills
Target audience
adult
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proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more--for young and old alike.
Label
This is how : proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike, Augusten Burroughs
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Publication
Contents
How to ride an elevator -- How to feel like shit -- How to find love -- How to be fat -- How to be thin --How to feel sorry for yourself -- How to be confident -- How to fail -- How to get the job -- How to shatter shame -- How to see the truth behind the truth -- How to end your life --How to remain unhealed -- Why having it all is not -- How to get over your addiction to the past -- How to be a good mental patient -- How to make yourself uncomfortable (and why you should) -- How to finish your drink -- How to hold on to your dream or maybe not -- How to identify love by knowing what it's not -- How to live unhappily ever after -- How to feel less regret -- How to stop being afraid of your anger -- How to be sick -- How to lose someone you love -- How to let a child die -- How to change the world by yourself -- This is why
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780312563554
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2012007420
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312563554
  • (OCoLC)759914188
Label
This is how : proven aid in overcoming shyness, molestation, fatness, spinsterhood, grief, disease, lushery, decrepitude & more-- for young and old alike, Augusten Burroughs
Publication
Contents
How to ride an elevator -- How to feel like shit -- How to find love -- How to be fat -- How to be thin --How to feel sorry for yourself -- How to be confident -- How to fail -- How to get the job -- How to shatter shame -- How to see the truth behind the truth -- How to end your life --How to remain unhealed -- Why having it all is not -- How to get over your addiction to the past -- How to be a good mental patient -- How to make yourself uncomfortable (and why you should) -- How to finish your drink -- How to hold on to your dream or maybe not -- How to identify love by knowing what it's not -- How to live unhappily ever after -- How to feel less regret -- How to stop being afraid of your anger -- How to be sick -- How to lose someone you love -- How to let a child die -- How to change the world by yourself -- This is why
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780312563554
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2012007420
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312563554
  • (OCoLC)759914188

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