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How to Grow Up A Memoir

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ISBN-10: 0142181196

ISBN-13: 9780142181195

Edition: 2015

Authors: Michelle Tea

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A gutsy, wise punk rock memoir-in-essays from a writer praised as “impossible to put down” (People) Michelle Tea’s numerous small press publications have gained her a cult following and glowing reviews.  Now, Tea makes her major publishing debut with a boldly honest memoir about her stumbling journey toward the life of a Bonafide Grown-Up. As an aspiring young writer in San Francisco, Michelle lived in a scuzzy communal house; she drank, smoked, snorted anything she got her hands on; she dated men and women and sometimes both at once; and she created a literary career between hangovers and dead-end jobs. How did she get to become the mature, sober, thoughtful adult she is today? That’s the…    
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Book details

List price: $17.00
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/27/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.30" wide x 8.00" long x 0.70" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

Michelle Tea is the author of four memoirs, one novel, a collection of poetry and a Young Adult Fantasy series. She is the creator and editor of Mutha Magazine, and blogs regularly about her attempts to get pregnant on She is founder and Artistic Director of RADAR Productions, a literary organization that produces monthly reading series, the international Sister Spit performance tour, the Sister Spit Books imprint on City Lights, and other events. She lives in San Francisco with her partner Dashiell and their dog, Charlie.