Bossypants (Paperback)Tina Fey (author)
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Once in a generation a woman comes along who changes everything. Tina Fey is not that woman, but she met that woman once and acted weird around her.
Before 30 Rock, Mean Girls and 'Sarah Palin', Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher.
She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on TV. She has seen both these dreams come true.
At last, Tina Fey's story can be told. From her youthful days as a vicious nerd to her tour of duty on Saturday Night Live; from her passionately halfhearted pursuit of physical beauty to her life as a mother eating things off the floor; from her one-sided college romance to her nearly fatal honeymoon - from the beginning of this paragraph to this final sentence.
Tina Fey reveals all, and proves what we've all suspected: you're no one until someone calls you bossy.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 255 g
Dimensions: 193 x 134 x 20 mm
Mightily enjoyable ... Bossypants shows that 30 Rock's voice is very much Fey's voice: pithy, smart and as ironic as being run over by an ambulance ... if she has a point to make, if she feels something deeply, she can make it funny. That's why she is a great comedian * The Times *
My love for the divine Tina Fey is river deep, mountain high ... Bossypants is as hilarious, candid and self-deprecating as fangirls like me would expect -- Lauren Laverne * Grazia *
Wry, clever, biting and brilliant * Daily Telegraph *
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Really enjoyed Tina Fey's book, and completed the whole thing within ten days.
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“A hilarious autobiography”
There's not much to say about Tina Fey's book, except that it is one of the funniest, warmest and most enjoyable reads I've had in a long time.
Quite simple Fey is one of the funniest people to ever walk the Earth. 30 Rock is a masterpiece of network television comedy and Bossypants is very much in the same tradition. At one point reading it I got a stitch... More
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