Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim Author:David Sedaris It all sounds so normal, doesn't it? — In his newest collection of essays, David Sedaris lifts the corner of ordinary life, revealing the absurdity teeming below its surface. His world is alive with obscure desires and hidden motives -- a world where forgiveness is automatic and an argument can be the highest form of love. — In Dress Your Family i... more »n Corduroy and Denim, Sedaris returns to his deliriously twisted domain: hilarious childhood dramas infused with melancholy; the gulf of misunderstanding that exists between people of different nations or members of the same family; and the poignant divide between one's best hopes and most common deeds. The family characters his readers love are all here, as well as the unique terrain they inhabit, strewn with comic landmines.
"The Rooster" is back, and getting married in the funniest wedding ever described.
David attends a slumber party and gets the upper hand in a unique version of strip poker.
"Rubber or plastic?" The strangest questions can tear people apart.
A skinny guy from Spain, wearing a bishop's hat and accompanied by six to eight men, invades your house and pretends to kick you. Is this any way to spend Christmas?
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim is another unforgettable collection from one of the wittiest and most original writers at work today.« less