Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk (Hardcover)
A Modest Bestiary
Little, Brown and Company, 9780316038393, 176pp.
Publication Date: September 28, 2010
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/27/2010)
Compact Disc (10/1/2010)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (10/5/2010)
In "The Toad, the Turtle, and the Duck," three strangers commiserate about animal bureaucracy while waiting in a complaint line. In "Hello Kitty," a cynical feline struggles to sit through his prison-mandated AA meetings. In "The Squirrel and the Chipmunk," a pair of star-crossed lovers is separated by prejudiced family members.
With original illustrations by Ian Falconer, author of the bestselling Olivia series of children's books, these stories are David Sedaris at his most observant, poignant, and surprising.
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"He's the best there is."—Judith Newman, People
"A joy to read....Sedaris [is] a connoisseur of human nature at its worst."—Christopher Muther, Boston Globe
"Sedaris is certainly worthy of hero worship....He is a master pathfinder."—Mark Washburn, Charlotte Observer
"The preeminent humorist of his generation."—Whitney Pastorek, Entertainment Weekly