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The best awful

Carrie Fisher

The best awful

a novel

by Carrie Fisher

  • 23 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Mental health -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarrie Fisher
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 269 p. ;
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17108485M
    ISBN 100684809133

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    The Best Awful takes Suzanne back to the edge with a new set of troubles -- not the least of which is that her studio executive husband turned out to be gay and has left her for a man. Lonely for a man herself, Suzanne decides that her medication is cramping her style, and she goes off her meds -- with disastrous : Fisher, Carrie.   Based on a truant's story, The Best Awful is Carrie Fisher's most powerful and revealing novel: hilarious, moving, and fully informed by the wisdom of a true survivor. © Deliquese, Inc. (P) Simon & Schuster, Inc. AUDIOWORKS is an imprint 5/5(2).

    "A triumphant mix of wit and warmth" – Telegraph Books of the Year “David Walliams' third book for children is a neat combination of hilarity and morality in the best spirit of the master story-teller of the genre, Roald Dahl” – Julia Eccleshare, Children’s Books editor for The Guardian. Joe has a lot of reasons to be happy. Based on a truant's story, The Best Awful is Carrie Fisher's most powerful and revealing novel: hilarious, moving, and fully informed by the wisdom of a true survivor. © Deliquese, Inc. (P) Simon & Schuster, Inc. AUDIOWORKS is an imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio Division, Simon & Schuster, Inc.


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Based on a truant's story, The Best Awful is by turns highly comic and darkly tragic, a roller-coaster ride through the dizzying highs and crushing lows of manic depression, yet containing all the fast and furious wit that made Postcards from the Edge both a bestselling novel and a hit movie.4/4(59).

Based on a truant's story, The Best Awful is by turns highly comic and darkly tragic, a roller-coaster ride through the dizzying highs and crushing lows of manic depression, yet containing all the fast and furious wit that made Postcards from the Edge both a bestselling novel and a hit movie.2/5(1).

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OTHER BOOKS. Rescued by best friend Craig, Suzanne messes up her new meds and winds up in the nuthouse, not such a great change from the world outside: people continue to loom up out of the drug-spangled mists, and Suzanne’s just-kidding wordplay never stops, though receiving a secret message from an old movie on TV is a new low point.

The Best Awful, a follow-up to Fisher's acclaimed novel, Postcards from the Edge, does discuss mental illness. It's also very funny, in places.

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Laced with Fisher's winning humor and alarming literacy, this novel is a winner from beginning to end.5/5(5). The Best Awful by Carrie Fisher Be the first to review this item Born into privilege and Hollywood royalty, Carrie Fisher has been a movie star, a bestselling author, and one of the hottest script doctors in.

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