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The Resource Autobiography of a fat bride : true tales of a pretend adulthood, Laurie Notaro

Autobiography of a fat bride : true tales of a pretend adulthood, Laurie Notaro

Label
Autobiography of a fat bride : true tales of a pretend adulthood
Title
Autobiography of a fat bride
Title remainder
true tales of a pretend adulthood
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Notaro
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Autobiography of a Fat Bride, Laurie Notaro tries painfully to make the transition from all-night partyer and bar-stool regular to mortgagee with plumbing problems and no air conditioning. Laurie finds grown-up life just as harrowing as her reckless youth, as she meets Mr. Right, moves in, settles down, and crosses the toe-stubbing threshold of matrimony. From her mother's grade-school warning to avoid kids in tie-died shirts because their hippie parents spent their food money on drugs and art supplies; to her night-before-the-wedding panic over whether her religion is the one where you step on the glass; to her unfortunate overpreparation for the mandatory drug-screening urine test at work; to her audition as a Playboy centerfold as research for a newspaper story, Autobiography of a Fat Bride has the same candor and outrageous humor that made Idiot Girls an instant cult phenomenon.In Autobiography of a Fat Bride, Laurie contemplates family, home improvement, and the horrible tyrannies of cosmetic saleswomen. She finds that life doesn't necessarily get any easier as you get older. But it does get funnier
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Notaro, Laurie
Dewey number
814/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Hillary Huber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huber, Hillary
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Notaro, Laurie
  • Humorists, American
  • Married women
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Autobiography of a fat bride : true tales of a pretend adulthood, Laurie Notaro
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10756128
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452622668
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10756128
Publisher number
MWT10756128
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT10756128
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Autobiography of a fat bride : true tales of a pretend adulthood, Laurie Notaro
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10756128
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452622668
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10756128
Publisher number
MWT10756128
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT10756128
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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