Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris [TRADE PAPERBACK / 2000]
TRADE PAPERBACK  LITTLE BROWN & COMPANY
Recent printing w/ frosted matte cover.
Book is in excellent condition with some light wear to cover.
David Sedaris' move to Paris from New York inspired these hilarious pieces, including the title essay, about his attempts to learn French from a sadistic teacher who declares that every day spent with you is like having a caesarean section. His family is another inspiration. You Can't Kill the Rooster is a portrait of his brother, who talks incessant hip-hop slang to his bewildered father. And no one hones a finer fury in response to such modern annoyances as restaurant meals presented in ludicrous towers of food and cashiers with six-inch fingernails.