Survival of the thickest / Michelle Buteau.
- 1 of 2 copies available at York County Libraries.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Martin Library||Adults 817.6 BUT Arts Literature (Text)||33454005784004||Atrium||Checked Out||04/16/2021|
|Red Land Community Library||Adults 817.6 BUT Nonfiction (Text)||34006000987203||Main Room New||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781982122584
- ISBN: 1982122587
- Physical Description: 289 pages : black and white photographs ; 23 cm.
- Edition: First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2020.
- Copyright: ©2020.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Jersey strong -- Jersey wrong -- Unlikely rom-com -- Ya-Ya sistah hood of the traveling tank top -- Friendship -- Game of heauxs -- 9/11 chronicles -- Fisher-Price my first road gig -- Survival of the thickest -- My Holland tunnel -- Say yes to the stress -- Tooth be told -- IVF -- Surrogacy -- Motherhood -- Take me to church -- A light load -- Advice you can fit on a magnet.
Buteau's humorous essays reflect on growing up Caribbean, Catholic, and thick in New Jersey, going to college in Miami (where everyone smells like pineapple), her many friendship and dating disasters, working as a newsroom editor during 9/11, getting started in standup opening for male strippers, marrying into her husband's Dutch family, IVF and surrogacy, motherhood, chosen family, and what it feels like to have a full heart, tight jeans, and stardom finally in her grasp. Publisher.
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