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4/21/10

Waiting on Wednesday: My Fair Lazy by Jen Lancaster

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:


My Fair Lazy by Jen Lancaster

 

Product Description

It's a JENaissance! The New York Times bestselling author of Pretty in Plaid gets her culture on.

Readers have followed Jen Lancaster through job loss, sucky city living, weight loss attempts, and 1980s nostalgia. Now Jen chronicles her efforts to achieve cultural enlightenment, with some hilarious missteps and genuine moments of inspiration along the way. And she does so by any means necessary: reading canonical literature, viewing classic films, attending the opera, researching artisan cheeses, and even enrolling in etiquette classes to improve her social graces.

In Jen's corner is a crack team of experts, including Page Six socialites, gourmet chefs, an opera aficionado, and a master sommelier. She may discover that well-regarded, high-priced stinky cheese tastes exactly as bad as it smells, and that her love for Kraft American Singles is forever. But one thing's for certain: Eliza Doolittle's got nothing on Jen Lancaster-and failure is an option.

About the Author

Jen Lancaster is the New York Times bestselling author of four books.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 384 pages
  • Publisher: NAL Hardcover (May 4, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 045122986X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0451229861
I have already posted this once, but it bears repeating LOL

3 comments:

  1. She's very funny, should be a good read :)

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  2. I haven't read any of her books, but it sounds like I should...great pick!

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  3. Great choice! My WOW and review of Day For Night by Frederick Reiken are at The Crowded Leaf.

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