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The Resource Lust & Wonder

Lust & Wonder

Label
Lust & Wonder
Title
Lust & Wonder
Statement of responsibility
Augusten Burroughs
Title variation
Lust and wonder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The instant New York Times bestsellerLust: 1. intense sexual desire or appetite2.a passionate or overmastering desire or craving3.ardent enthusiasm; zest; relish.Wonder: 1. something strange and surprising; a cause of surprise, astonishment,or admiration2. the emotion excited by what is strange and surprising; a feeling of surprised or puzzled interest, sometimes tinged with admiration3. a miraculous deed or event; remarkable phenomenonFrom 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 and Wonder is a hilariously frank memoir that his legions of fans have been waiting for. His story began in Running with Scissors, endured through Dry, and continues with this memoir, the capstone to the life of Augusten Burroughs. Funny, sweet, alarming, and ultimately, moving and tender, Lust & Wonder is an experience of a book that will resonate with anyone who has loved and lost and loved again
Summary
In chronicling the development and demise of the different relationships he's had while living in New York, Augusten Burroughs examines what it means to be in love, what it means to be in lust, and what it means to be figuring it all out. With Augusten's unique and singular observations and his own unabashed way of detailing both the horrific and the humorous, Lust and Wonder is an intimate and honest memoir that his legions of fans have been waiting for
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10472881
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burroughs, Augusten
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • 920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Lust & Wonder
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a0c74a5e-7969-4996-aa49-6599551c52cf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250082367
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Lust & Wonder
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a0c74a5e-7969-4996-aa49-6599551c52cf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250082367
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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