I Was Told There'd Be Cake: Essays

I Was Told There'd Be Cake: Essays

Sloane Crosley

From the writer of the bestselling novel, The Clasp, hailed via Michael Chabon, Heidi Julavits, and J. Courtney Sullivan.

Wry, hilarious, and profoundly real, this debut choice of literary essays from Sloane Crosley is a party of fallibility and haplessness in all their glory. New York Times bestseller.

From despoiling an convey on the traditional heritage Museum to frightening the ire of her first boss to siccing the law enforcement officials on her mysterious neighbor, Crosley can do no correct regardless of the easiest of intentions -- or maybe as a result of them. jointly, those essays create a startlingly humorous and revealing portrait of a posh and completely recognizable personality who goals for the celebrities yet hits the ceiling, and the inimitable urban that has contributed to shaping who she is. I was once advised There'd Be Cake introduces a strikingly unique voice, chronicling the struggles and unforeseen fantastic thing about smooth city life.

Sloane Crosley is usually the writer of How Did You Get This quantity, The Clasp and the ebook Up The Down Volcano.

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