His new novel is Heading Out to Wonderful.
One of Goolrick's six favorite books about childhood, as told to The Week magazine:
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisRead about the other books on the list.
No one has spun more gold out of the dross of a dubious childhood than Sedaris, and he has done it hilariously. Overweight, gay, odd — he once asked for a vacuum cleaner for Christmas — here Sedaris writes masterfully about the fact that it's okay just to be who you are.
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The Page 69 Test: Heading Out to Wonderful.