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Laugh Out Loud With David Sedaris + More London Actor Events

Listen up Actors of London, we know you’re busy, we know you’re motivated but it’s also important to take a little ‘me’ time away from work and enjoy all that one of the world’s greatest cities has to offer. Here’s our rundown of this...Show More Summary

Weekend picks for book lovers: Don Winslow's corrupt cop thriller 'The Force'

Spend your weekend reading 'The Force' by Don Winslow. Plus we like 'Behold the Dreamers' by Imbolo Mbue and David Sedaris' 'Theft by Diaries.'        

David Sedaris shares his writing process - always carry a notebook

3 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

"Everybody’s got an eye for something," David Sedaris told the Missouri Review. The only difference is that I carry around a notebook in my front pocket. I write everything down, and it helps me recall things." In this Open Culture article Colin Marshall takes a deep dive into the famous humorist's writing process. Show More Summary

Books: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, David Sedaris and more

Hi. I’m Carolyn Kellogg, book editor of the L.A. Times, with this week’s newsletter. THE BIG STORY “This book is not just an appreciation of our friendship or an acknowledgment of Coach Wooden’s deep influence on my life,” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar writes in his latest book, “Coach Wooden and Me: Our...

David Sedaris on his new book, 'Theft by Finding'

An interview with David Sedaris who talks about releasing his diaries with his book. He comes to L.A. June 27-28

Shorties (David Grossman Awarded the Man Booker International Prize, A List of Essential Shoegaze Tracks, and more)

David Grossman has been awarded the Man Booker International prize for his novel, A Horse Walks Into a Bar. Stereogum recommended essential shoegaze tracks. David Sedaris discussed books and authors that have inspired him at the CBC. Stream RIPS' debut...

The Maclean’s Bestsellers list: Week of June 6

From Lee Child to David Sedaris, these are the hottest titles in fiction and non-fiction The post The Maclean’s Bestsellers list: Week of June 6 appeared first on


In the new New Yorker, "Why Aren't You Laughing?/Reckoning with addiction," by David Sedaris:I have an English friend named Ingrid, and her father was an alcoholic. When he lost his license for driving drunk, he got himself a tricycle...Show More Summary

"I got a kick out of the letters to the editor, which are startling when you substitute the word white for gay."

From the January 8, 2000 entry in David Sedaris's diary ("Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)"):In the mail came two issues of a gay-lifestyle magazine its founder is hoping I might contribute to. It’s not my kind of thing, but I got...Show More Summary

It’s Been Years. Now David Sedaris is Back, with Diaries That Read Like Stories.

David Sedaris tells all in a book that is, literally, a lifetime in the making. The post It’s Been Years. Now David Sedaris is Back, with Diaries That Read Like Stories. appeared first on The Good Men Project.

The Book Review Podcast: David Sedaris’s Diaries

Sedaris talks about “Theft by Finding,” and Christopher Knowlton discusses “Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West.”

Formative Pancakes

“Everything I learned about writing, I learned from watching people.” David Sedaris talks with The Rumpus about IHOP and his newly published collection of diary entries Theft by Finding. The post Formative Pancakes appeared first on The Millions.

You Can’t Be a Snob with Bad Teeth: Talking with David Sedaris

David Sedaris discusses his new collection of diary entries, Theft By Finding, his love for book signings, and his inevitable return to IHOP.

Report: Author David Sedaris Expresses Desire to Kill President Trump

Author and humorist David Sedaris reportedly said at a book promotion appearance at Politics and Prose in Washington, D.C. Thursday... The post Report: Author David Sedaris Expresses Desire to Kill President Trump appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

How to photograph a celebrity.

From "Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)," the new David Sedaris book, this entry from May 5, 1994: As part of the publicity I’m doing for the book (Barrel Fever), I was interviewed and photographed for Avenue magazine. The talking part I’m fine with, but I hate having my picture taken. Show More Summary

Another day at The Peony Café...

... where you can get a closer look at anything you like.And consider shopping via The Althouse Amazon Portal. I know what I'm buying today: "Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)," by David Sedaris. Just out today! I buy the KindleShow More Summary

Interview: David Sedaris on his new book of old diaries, plus a few shit stories

For decades, David Sedaris has penned some of the most reliably funny essays around, crafting simple observations and bone dry wit into masterful, droll stories. He’s been keeping a diary since 1977, where he records much of his life that makes it into his later essays. Show More Summary

Nonfiction: David Sedaris’s Diaries Track a Path From Struggle to Success

“Theft by Finding” compiles the author’s journal entries from 1977 to 2002.

Books: New and noteworthy

Look for new books by David Sedaris, Al Franken and Nora Roberts.        

Moments of absurdity

The bestselling humourist and New Yorker essayist David Sedaris is renowned for an almost hypnotic deadpan drollery and maybe especially…

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