Sleepwalk with Me

and Other Painfully True Stories

By Mike Birbiglia
(Simon & Schuster, Paperback, 9781476705767, 208pp.)

Publication Date: August 21, 2012

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Paperback

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Finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor

Sleepwalk with Me is a comedic memoir, but I’m only thirty-two years old, so I’d hate for you to think I’m “wrapping it up,” so to speak. But I tell some really personal stories. Stories that I considered not publishing time and time again—about my childhood, about girls I made out with when I was thirteen, about my parents, and, of course, about my bouts with sleepwalking. Bring this book to bed. And sleepwalk with me.




About the Author

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, author, actor, and director. His one person shows Sleepwalk with Me and My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend have both run successfully off-Broadway and toured internationally. He was a finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor for this book and his feature film adaptation of it won the NEXT category’s audience award at Sundance Film Festival in 2012.




NPR
Monday, Oct 18, 2010

Comedian Mike Birbiglia has a disorder that makes him sleepwalk. He recounts his worst episode -- as well as other painfully embarrassing moments -- in his comedic memoir, Sleepwalk With Me. More at NPR.org

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