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Product Description: From the beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author comes an intimate look at the driving forces in one man’s life.With Augusten's unique and singular observations and his own unabashed way of detailing both the horrific and the humorous, Lust & Wonder is a hilariously frank memoir that his legions of fans have been waiting for...read more

Paperback:

9780312424824 | Reprint edition (Griffin, March 28, 2017), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From the beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author comes an intimate look at the driving forces in one man’s life.

Hardcover:

9780312342036 | St Martins Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $26.99

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Product Description: Running with Scissors is the true story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton) gave him away to be raised by her psychiatrist, a dead-ringer for Santa and a lunatic in the bargain. Suddenly, at age twelve, Augusten Burroughs found himself living in a dilapidated Victorian in perfect squalor...read more

Hardcover:

9780312283704 | St Martins Pr, July 10, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

Paperback:

9780312425418 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, July 11, 2006), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.
9780312422271 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, June 1, 2003), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

Miscellaneous:

9781429902526 | St Martins Pr, April 1, 2007, cover price $7.99 | also contains Running With Scissors: A Memoir

CD/Spoken Word:

9781427277503 | Unabridged edition (Macmillan Audio, January 5, 2016), cover price $34.99 | also contains Running With Scissors: A Memoir | About this edition: Running with Scissors is the true story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton) gave him away to be raised by her psychiatrist, a dead-ringer for Santa and a lunatic in the bargain.
9781223052915 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, July 30, 2006), cover price $29.95 | also contains Running With Scissors: A Memoir

Prebinding:

9781417684182 | Turtleback Books, November 29, 2005, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

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Product Description: #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of Running with Scissors To say that Augusten Burroughs has lived an unusual life is an understatement. From having no formal education past third grade and being raised by his mother's psychiatrist in the seventies, to enjoying one of the most successful advertising careers in the eighties, to experiencing a spectacular downfall and rehab stint in the nineties, to having a number one bestselling writing career in the new millennium...read more

Hardcover:

9781410449139, titled "This Is How: Proven Aid in Overcoming Shyness, Molestation, Fatness, Spinsterhood, Grief, Disease, Lushery, Decrepitude & More. For Young and Old Alike" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 26, 2012), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of Running with Scissors To say that Augusten Burroughs has lived an unusual life is an understatement.
9780312563554, titled "This Is How: Proven Aid in Overcoming Shyness, Molestation, Fatness, Spinsterhood, Grief, Disease, Lushery, Decrepitude & More, for Young and Old Alike" | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, May 8, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: If you're fat and fail every diet, if you're thin but can't get thin enough, if you lose your job, if your child dies, if you are diagnosed with cancer, if you always end up with exactly the wrong kind of person, if you always end up alone, if you can't get over the past, if your parents are insane and ruining your life, if you really and truly wish you were dead, if you feel like it's your destiny to be a star, if you believe life has a grudge against you, if you don't want to have sex with your spouse and don't know why, if you feel so ashamed, if you're lost in life.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781427221636 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, May 8, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: If you're fat and fail every diet, if you're thin but can't get thin enough, if you lose your job, if your child dies, if you are diagnosed with cancer, if you always end up with exactly the wrong kind of person, if you always end up alone, if you can't get over the past, if your parents are insane and ruining your life, if you really and truly wish you were dead, if you feel like it's your destiny to be a star, if you believe life has a grudge against you, if you don't want to have sex with your spouse and don't know why, if you feel so ashamed, if you're lost in life.

Miscellaneous:

9781429956734 | St Martins Pr Griffin, April 1, 2010, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The Tenth Anniversary Edition of the New York Times bestselling book that has sold over half a million copies in paperback."I was addicted to "Bewitched" as a kid. I worshipped Darren Stevens the First. When he'd come home from work and Samantha would say, ‘Darren, would you like me to fix you a drink?' He'd always rest his briefcase on the table below the mirror in the foyer, wipe his forehead with a monogrammed handkerchief and say, ‘Better make it a double...read more

Hardcover:

9780312272050 | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, June 1, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An advertising executive remembers his childhood with his eccentric foster family and his early adulthood experiences of trying to establish an independent life for himself.

Paperback:

9781250034403 | 10 anv edition (Picador USA, April 23, 2013), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The Tenth Anniversary Edition of the New York Times bestselling book that has sold over half a million copies in paperback.
9780312423797 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, March 1, 2004), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: An advertising executive remembers his childhood with his eccentric foster family and his early adulthood experiences of trying to establish an independent life for himself.

Miscellaneous:

9781429967808 | St Martins Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $9.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781559279017 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, May 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An advertising executive remembers his childhood with his eccentric foster family and his early adulthood experiences of trying to establish an independent life for himself.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559279000 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, May 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: An advertising executive remembers his childhood with his eccentric foster family and his early adulthood experiences of trying to establish an independent life for himself.

Miscellaneous:

9781429912464 | St Martins Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER about Christmases past and present from the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors, Dry, and A Wolf at the TableAt eight years old, Augusten Burroughs profoundly misunderstood the meaning of Christmas...read more

Hardcover:

9781848872462 | Atlantic Books, November 1, 2009, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER about Christmases past and present from the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors, Dry, and A Wolf at the TableAt eight years old, Augusten Burroughs profoundly misunderstood the meaning of Christmas.

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Product Description: You’ve eaten too much candy at Christmas…but have you ever eaten the face off a six-footstuffed Santa? You’ve seen gingerbread houses…but have you ever made your own gingerbread tenement? You’ve woken up with a hangover…but have you ever woken up next to Kris Kringle himself? Augusten Burroughs has, and in this caustically funny, nostalgic, poignant, and moving collection he recounts Christmases past and present—as only he could...read more

Miscellaneous:

9781429943758 | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, October 27, 2009), cover price $9.99 | also contains You Better Not Cry: Stories for Christmas

CD/Spoken Word:

9781427207739 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, October 27, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: You’ve eaten too much candy at Christmas…but have you ever eaten the face off a six-footstuffed Santa?

Hardcover:

9780312341916 | St Martins Pr, October 27, 2009, cover price $21.99

Miscellaneous:

9781429943758 | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, October 27, 2009), cover price $9.99 | also contains You Better Not Cry: Stories for Christmas

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Product Description: Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year"As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body. He buried it and told me I must never tell. It was the only thing we'd ever done together as father and son, and I promised not to tell...read more

Hardcover:

9780312342029 | St Martins Pr, April 29, 2008, cover price $24.95

Paperback:

9780312428273 | 1 edition (Picador USA, March 31, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year"As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body.

Miscellaneous:

9781429937658 | St Martins Pr, April 29, 2008, cover price $9.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781427204257 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, April 29, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year“As a little boy, I had a dream that my father had taken me to the woods where there was a dead body.

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Containing stories, this book is intended for readers who seek pleasure, escape, amusement, enlightenment, or general distraction.

Paperback:

9781843545224 | Atlantic Books, January 11, 2007, cover price $14.35 | About this edition: Containing stories, this book is intended for readers who seek pleasure, escape, amusement, enlightenment, or general distraction.

Christian wife and mother Peggy Jean Smythe and Max Andrews host the successful television shopping network Sellevision, but their savvy facades begin to slip with Peggy's possible hormonal crisis and Max's on-air fiasco.

Paperback:

9780312422288 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, June 1, 2003), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: An incisive fictional portrait of a consumer society gone mad looks behind the scenes of sellevision, a shop-at-home network, where the slick facades of the popular hosts slowly crumble as one celebrity becomes an addict and another exposes himself on air.
9780312267728 | Griffin, September 1, 2000, cover price $11.95 | also contains Index to Proceedings of the Security Council: Sixty-seventh Year, 2012 | About this edition: Christian wife and mother Peggy Jean Smythe and Max Andrews host the successful television shopping network Sellevision, but their savvy facades begin to slip with Peggy's possible hormonal crisis and Max's on-air fiasco.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781593978525 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, December 29, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Christian wife and mother Peggy Jean Smythe and Max Andrews host the successful television shopping network Sellevision, but their savvy facades begin to slip with Peggy's possible hormonal crisis and Max's on-air fiasco.

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Product Description: Described as "the closest thing to a rock star" in graphic design today (USA Today), Chip Kidd is universally recognized as an American master of contemporary book design. At the forefront of a revolution in publishing, Kidd's iconic covers, with their inventive marriage of type and found images, have influenced an entire generation of design practitioners in many fields...read more
By Amy Bloom (contributor), William Boyd (contributor), Augusten Burroughs (contributor), Chip Kidd, Geoff Spear (photographer) and John Updike (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780847827480 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, November 1, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Described as "the closest thing to a rock star" in graphic design today (USA Today), Chip Kidd is universally recognized as an American master of contemporary book design.

Hardcover:

9780312425456 | Board book edition (Picador USA, October 1, 2005), cover price $22.01

From the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors and Dry--a contagiously funny, heartwarming, shocking, twisted, and absolutely magical collection. True stories that give voice to the thoughts we all have but dare not mention. It begins with a Tang Instant Breakfast Drink television commercial when Augusten was seven. Then there is the contest of wills with the deranged cleaning lady. The execution of a rodent carried out with military precision and utter horror. Telemarketing revenge. Dating an undertaker and much more. A collection of true stories that are universal in their appeal yet unabashedly intimate and very funny.

Paperback:

9781843543626 | Atlantic Books, April 14, 2005, cover price $15.45 | also contains Magical Thinking: True Stories, Magical Thinking: True Stories, Magical Thinking: True Stories | About this edition: From the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors and Dry--a contagiously funny, heartwarming, shocking, twisted, and absolutely magical collection.

Miscellaneous:

9781429915878 | St Martins Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $9.99 | also contains Magical Thinking: True Stories, Magical Thinking: True Stories, Magical Thinking: True Stories

CD/Spoken Word:

9780792733447 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, October 1, 2004), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: From the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors and Dry--a contagiously funny, heartwarming, shocking, twisted, and absolutely magical collection.

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You may not know it, but you've met Augusten Burroughs. He's a regular guy but, when two drinks become 12 on a regular basis, he is forced into rehab. This is his story, of the reality of facing up to being an alcoholic, and of trying to return to the life he once knew - without alcohol.

Hardcover:

9781843541844 | Atlantic Books, May 13, 2004, cover price $23.65 | About this edition: You may not know it, but you've met Augusten Burroughs.

The author of Sellevision describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt, a pedophile's life in a barn, and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers. Reissue.

Hardcover:

9780312355647 | Mti edition (St Martins Pr, September 1, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The author of Sellevision describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt, a pedophile's life in a barn, and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.
9781843541509 | Atlantic Books, February 4, 2003, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: This is the story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of grandeur) gave him away to be raised by her psychiatrist, a dead ringer for Santa Claus and a certifiable lunatic.

Paperback:

9780312938857 | Reprint edition (St Martins Pr, August 29, 2006), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781559278676 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, October 1, 2002), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559278669 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, October 1, 2002), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

Prebinding:

9781417666942 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The author describes his bizarre coming-of-age years after his adoption by his mother's psychiatrist, during which he witnessed such misadventures as a fake suicide attempt and front-lawn family/patient sleepovers.

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