We Are Never Meeting in Real Life

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If you haven’t already heard of Samantha Irby – where have you been? 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.

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Irby might be our great bard of quarantine.’ New York Times

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.

‘I cannot remember the last time I was so moved by a book. As close to perfect as an essay collection can get.’ Roxane Gay
‘Hilarious. I love it.’ Candice Carty-Williams
Samantha Irby is stay-up-all-night, miss-your-subway-stop, spit-out-your-beverage funny.’ Jia Tolentino

Don’t miss Samantha Irby’s newest book: the number one bestselling Wow, No Thank You. is available now.

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Weight 0.23 kg
Dimensions 19.7 × 13 × 2 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

ii, 275

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

814.6 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

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