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SELLEVISION: A Novel

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $6.50

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Seller ID: IM76172

ISBN: 0312422288

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Darkly funny and gleefully mean-spirited, "Sellevision "explores greed, obsession and third tier celebrity, in the world of a fictional home shopping network. Welcome to the troubled world of Sellevision, America's premier retail broadcasting network. When Max Andrews, the much-loved and handsome (lonely and gay) host of "Slumber Sunday Sundown" accidentally exposes himself in front of twenty million kids and their parents during a "Toys for Tots" segment, Sellevision faces its first big scandal. As Max fails to find a job in television, another host, the popular and perky Peggy Jean Smyth... View more info

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RUNNING WITH SCISSORS: A Memoir

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $7.00

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Seller ID: IM474832

ISBN: 0312425414

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The #1 "New York Times "Bestseller An "Entertainment Weekly" Top Ten Book of the Year Now a Major Motion Picture"" "Running with Scissors" is the true story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton) gave him away to be raised by her unorthodox psychiatrist who bore a striking resemblance to Santa Claus. At the age of twelve, Burroughs found himself amidst Victorian squalor, living with the doctor's bizarre family, and befriending a pedophile who resided in the backyard shed. The story of an outlaw childhood where rules were unheard of, and the Christmas tree stayed up all ye... View more info

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POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS : TRUE STORIES

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $12.00

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Seller ID: IM71445

ISBN: 0312315961

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


From the million-copy bestselling author of "Running with Scissors" comes Augusten Burroughs's most provocative collection yet.This book is approved for consumption by those seeking pleasure, escape, amusement, enlightenment, or general distraction. This book is not approved to treat disorders such as eBay addiction or incessant blind dating. In studies, some people reported inappropriate, convulsive laughter, a tingling sensation in the limbs, and sudden gasping. Fewer than 1 percent reported narcolepsy. Doll collectors may experience special sensitivity, as may discourteous drivers, cand... View more info

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RUNNING WITH SCISSORS : A MEMOIR

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $7.00

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Seller ID: IM76170

ISBN: 031242227X

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


The #1 "New York Times" Bestseller An "Entertainment Weekly" Top Ten Book of the Year Now a Major Motion Picture"""" """""Running with Scissors" is the true story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton) gave him away to be raised by her unorthodox psychiatrist who bore a striking resemblance to Santa Claus. So at the age of twelve, Burroughs found himself amidst Victorian squalor living with the doctor's bizarre family, and befriending a pedophile who resided in the backyard shed. The story of an outlaw childhood where rules were unheard of, and the Christmas tree stayed u... View more info

TOIL & TROUBLE: A Memoir

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $25.19

Publisher: ST. MARTIN'S PRESS:

Seller ID: IM520218

ISBN: 1250019958

Condition: NEW


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DRY : A MEMOIR

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $10.00

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Seller ID: IM70624

ISBN: 0312272057

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


From the "New York Times" Bestselling author of "Running With Scissors" comes the story of one man trying to out-drink his memories, outlast his demons, and outrun his past. "I was addicted to "Bewitched" as a kid. I worshipped Darren Stevens the First. When he'd come home from work and Samantha would say, 'Darren, would you like me to fix you a drink?' He'd always rest his briefcase on the table below the mirror in the foyer, wipe his forehead with a monogrammed handkerchief and say, 'Better make it a double.'" (from Chapter Two) You may not know it, but you've met Augusten Burroughs... View more info

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POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

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Seller ID: IM524405

ISBN: 031242681X

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National Bestseller From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of "Running with Scissors" comes Augusten Burroughs's most provocative collection of true stories yet. From nicotine gum addiction to lesbian personal ads to incontinent dogs, "Possible Side Effects" mines Burroughs's life in a series of uproariously funny essays. These are stories that are uniquely Augusten, with all the over-the-top hilarity of "Running with Scissors, " the erudition of "Dry, " and the breadth of "Magical Thinking." A collection that is universal in its appeal and unabashedly intimate, "Possible Side Effects... View more info

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WOLF AT THE TABLE: A Memoir of My Father

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $8.00

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Seller ID: IM73029

ISBN: 0312342020

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"As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body. He buried it and told me I must never tell. It was the only thing we'd ever done together as father and son, and I promised not to tell. But unlike most dreams, the memory of this one never left me. And sometimes...I wasn't altogether sure about one thing: was it just a dream?"""When Augusten Burroughs was small, his father was a shadowy presence in his life: a form on the stairs, a cough from the basement, a silent figure smoking a cigarette in the dark. As Augusten grew older, somethin... View more info

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WOLF AT THE TABLE: A Memoir of My Father

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $7.00

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Seller ID: IM473629

ISBN: 0312428278

Condition: GOOD MARKED


Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year"As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body. He buried it and told me I must never tell. It was the only thing we'd ever done together as father and son, and I promised not to tell. But unlike most dreams, the memory of this one never left me. And sometimes...I wasn't altogether sure about one thing: was it just a dream?"""When Augusten Burroughs was small, his father was a shadowy presence in his life: a form on the stairs, a cough from the basement, a silent figure smoking a cigarett... View more info

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WOLF AT THE TABLE: A Memoir of My Father

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM76976

ISBN: 0312428278

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year"As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body. He buried it and told me I must never tell. It was the only thing we'd ever done together as father and son, and I promised not to tell. But unlike most dreams, the memory of this one never left me. And sometimes...I wasn't altogether sure about one thing: was it just a dream?"""When Augusten Burroughs was small, his father was a shadowy presence in his life: a form on the stairs, a cough from the basement, a silent figure smoking a cigarett... View more info

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YOU BETTER NOT CRY: Storie For Christmas

By: AUGUSTEN BURROUGHS

Price: $13.30

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Seller ID: IM77153

ISBN: 031243006X

Condition: NEW


A "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER about Christmases past and present from the #1 bestselling author of "Running with Scissors," "Dry," and" A Wolf at the Table" At eight years old, Augusten Burroughs profoundly misunderstood the meaning of Christmas. Now proving himself once more "a master of making tragedy funny" ("The Miami Herald"), he shows how the holidays can bring out the worst in us and sometimes, just sometimes, the very best. From the author described in "USA Today" as "one of the most compelling and screamingly funny voices of the new century" comes a book about surviving the holida... View more info