Calypso

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Book Information

• Author :David Sedaris
• Duration :
6 hours and 38 minutes
• Type :
Audiobook
• ASIN :B07BHVQS7R
• Release :
May 29, 2018
• Publisher :
Hachette Audio

⊕ Plot Summary : “David Sedaris returns along with his most deeply personal and in darkness humourous book.

If you have ever laughed your manner through David Sedaris’s cheerfully misanthropic stories, you may suppose you recognize what you are obtaining with Calypso. you would be wrong.

When he buys a house on the Carolina coast, Sedaris envisions long, reposeful vacations spent taking part in board games and unerect within the sun with those he loves most. And life at the ocean Section, as he names the holiday home, is strictly as idyllic as he notional, apart from one small, vexing realization: it’s not possible to require a vacation from yourself.

With Calypso, Sedaris sets his formidable powers of observation toward time of life and mortality. build no mistake: these stories area unit terribly, terribly funny – it is a book which will cause you to laugh ’til you snort, the manner solely family will. Sedaris’s powers of observation have not been grifter, and his ability to shock readers into laughter unequalled. however a lot of of the comedy here is born out of that dizzy moment once your own body betrays you and you understand that the story of your life is created from additional past than future.

This is beach reading for folks that dislike beaches, needed reading for those that abhor gossip and love a decent growth joke. Calypso is at the same time Sedaris’s darkest and warmest book nonetheless – and it simply may well be his best.”


⊗ Author Profile

Nationality : United States of America (USA)
Born in : Binghamton, New York, on 26/12/1956

“Born to a Greek father and an Irish mother, David Sedaris – has published seven bestsellers sold worldwide to more than 7 million copies. For each of them, he undertakes a “road show” – “36 cities in 37 days” for the last – which allows him to meet his readers for a long time.

Sedaris is a star in the United States. A regular contributor to the New Yorker, writing for radio and theater, he is the only author able to fill Carnegie Hall (2,800 seats) during a public reading.”


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