Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Waiting on Wednesday - Is Everyone Hanging out Without Me?


Thanks to Jill at Breaking the Spine for hosting!




Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Author: Mindy Kaling
Release Date: November 1, 2011
Publisher: Crown Archetype
Hardcover: 224 Pages


From Amazon:

Comedy's fastest-rising star takes to the page in a book of essays, personal anecdotes, and impassioned pleas.
Multi-hyphenate Mindy Kaling is an Emmy-nominated writer, the actress famous for playing the beloved Kelly Kapoor on The Office, and the author of one of Twitter's most popular and quoted feeds.  She is a keen and witty observer of life, romance, and pop culture, whom the New York Times recently called "an entirely original and of-the-moment" performer and Entertainment Weeklydeemed “one of the ten funniest actresses in Hollywood.”

In Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?, Mindy shares her observations, fears, and opinions about a wide-ranging list of the topics she thinks about the most: from her favorite types of guys (including Sherlock Holmes, NBA players, Aaron Sorkin characters, and 19th-century fictional hunks) to life in the Office writers' room to her leisure pursuit of dieting (“I don’t travel, speak other languages, do crafts, or enjoy sports, but I love reading about new diets”) and how much she loves romantic comedies.  Loaded with personal stories and laugh-out-loud philosophies, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? is a must-read by one of the most original comedic voices working today.

First of all I absolutely love The Office. Second of all, I completely love the title of this book. HILARIOUS! I cannot wait for this to be released! I love funny memoirs! They are my fave!



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10 comments:

  1. Haha, I didn't know that she wrote a book! I love The Office as well!

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  2. I didn't really watch THE OFFICE but this sounds hilarious all the same!

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  3. I LOVE The Office, too! Will definitely be checking this out once it's released!

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  4. She spoke at BEA and gave out a little except of her book, which was hilarious. Also can't wait for this to come out, even though I'm not a fan of the office. She was so funny during her speech!!

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  5. I usually don't read non-fiction, but I really like her! I might have to check this book out. It sounds really goo! Great pick!
    Here's my WoW! Happy reading!

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  6. I've seen her in interviews and she is HILARIOUS! I'll definitely have to check this out.

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  7. I love her! I also love her Twitter feed as well. Makes my day! Great pick; I'll have to keep this on my radar.

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  8. I'm all about funny memoirs, too, and just bought Laurie Notaro's latest (love her!). Mindy Kaling is awesome and I didn't know she has a book coming out . . . thanks for the heads-up!

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