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Author Thompson, Kenan, author.

Title When I was your age : life lessons, funny stories & questionable parenting advice from a professional clown / Kenan Thompson with Dibs Baer.

Publication Info. New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2023]
©2023

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Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - New Materials  92 BIOGRAPHY THOMPSON    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield at the Atrium  BIOG. THOMPSON, K.    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult New Materials  BIO THOMPSON    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult New Materials Lower Level  BIOGRAPHY THOMPSON    DUE 07-30-24
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Adult Department  B THOMPSON K.    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult New Materials  B THOMPSON KENAN    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - New Materials  B THOMPSON    DUE 08-07-24
 Farmington, Barney Branch - Adult New Materials  B THOMPSON, KENAN    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult New Materials  B THOMPSON, KENAN    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO THOMPSON    Check Shelf

Edition First edition.
Description viii, 226 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Summary "When I Was Your Age is a hilarious, heartwarming and surprising ode to growing up, getting older and wiser, and luck, life, and learning from the school of hard knocks, from SNL's longest-serving actor, Kenan Thompson"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Prologue -- All that & a bag of chips -- Back in the day -- Tuesday is a church day, too! -- Being a dad sucked the cool right out of me -- How watching "programs" can become a career -- Your daddy was a child star (and he made it out alive) -- Behind the scenes: Black is still beautiful -- The huggable cutie -- I'm glad I went for broke. For real -- There's a thin line between perseverance and delusion -- I want you to be proud of me, too -- I'm back to singling and mingling -- Always meet your heroes -- Just like cookies need milk, you need a partner in crime -- Everything I need to know about life, I learn from my girls -- For those who made me laugh, I salute you -- Epilogue: A change is gonna come. Probably.
Summary Thompson provides an ode to growing up, getting older and wiser, and learning from the school of hard knocks. He is the longest-ever-service cast member of Saturday Night Live, as well as the survivor of early 2000s television programs and movies. But Thompson is also a dad to two girls, offering advice on parenting, focusing on positivity, and having fun in life. From his biggest mistakes to his most triumphant victories, there's something here for everybody! -- adapted from jacket
Subject Thompson, Kenan.
Comedians -- United States -- Biography.
African American comedians -- Biography.
Actors -- United States -- Biography.
African American actors -- Biography.
Conduct of life.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
Actors (OCoLC)fst00796296
African American actors (OCoLC)fst00798998
African American comedians (OCoLC)fst00799115
Comedians (OCoLC)fst00869077
Conduct of life (OCoLC)fst00874563
United States (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies (OCoLC)fst01919896
Autobiographies.
Other Form: Online version: Thompson, Kenan. When I was your age First edition. New York : HarperCollins, 2023 9780063348080 (DLC) 2023023721
ISBN 9780063348066 (hardcover)
0063348063 (hardcover)
9780063348080 (ebook)
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