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When You Find Out the World is Against You

And Other Funny Memories About Awful Moments

About the Book

The famed blogger, named one of Rolling Stone’s Funniest People on Twitter, and bestselling author of Everything Is Perfect When You’re a Liar returns with a new collection of essays about immaturity and parenthood (or “the sheer insanity of being in charge of the safety and livelihood of three people besides myself”).

One of the most followed and beloved Twitter celebrities shares about her life in LA with the comedic skill and down-to-earth voice she’s known for on social media. Dishing about her kids, her move to Los Angeles, and her discomfort with living in LA, her marriage, and her issues around anxiety and depression, here is Kelly Oxford more thought provoking than ever before.

Written in her hilarious voice with biting observations on life, pop culture and parenting, When You Find Out the World is Against You will make you think as much as it will make you laugh.

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Critical Praise

“Kelly Oxford is the friend we all deserve-the one who tells us the best secrets, takes us on all the finest adventures, and remembers every hilariously embarrassing detail. Everything Is Perfect is sharply funny, and truly great.” —Cameron Crowe

“Kelly Oxford is one of the funniest writers I have read in a long time.” —Jason Segel

“Kelly Oxford is like your cool babysitter who teaches you about sex and sarcasm in an un-creepy way. Hanging out with her book makes you wish your parents were always out to dinner.” —Lena Dunham

“Kelly Oxford has this unbelievable ability to tell stories in a way that makes you laugh without ever shoving jokes in your face.” —Justin Halpern, author of Sh*t My Dad Says

“[One of] the funniest people on Twitter.” —Rolling Stone

“Kelly Oxford has the winning voice of a straight-talking, hilarious best friend.” —Hello! Canada

“A funny, fantastic writer.” —National Post

“One of the funniest voices ever to hit the Internet.” —NPR

“Oxford’s writing is marked with the same wry voice that’s made her a social media sensation.” —Los Angeles Times

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781443432450
  • ISBN 10: 1443432458
  • Imprint: Collins
  • On Sale: 04/18/2017
  • Pages: 304
  • List Price: 15.99 CAD
  • BISAC1: HUMOR / General

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