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Author Novak, Jacqueline.

Title How to weep in public : feeble offerings on depression from one who knows / Jacqueline Novak.

Publication Info. New York : Three Rivers Press, 2016.

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Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Biographies  92 BIOGRAPHY NOVAK    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  BIOG. NOVAK, J.    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  BIO NOVAK    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  B NOVAK JACQUELINE N    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO NOVAK    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  818.6 NOV    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  818.602 N85    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  818 NOVAK    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  817 NOV    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  818 NOVAK    Check Shelf

Edition First edition.
Description x, 242 pages ; 21 cm
Summary "In her hilarious memoir-meets-guide-to-life, comedian (and depressed person) Jacqueline Novak reveals depression's hidden pleasures, advises readers on how to make most of a cat hair-covered life, and helps them summon the strength to shed that bathrobe and face the world. Exhausted? Rundown? Filled with a vague sense of ennui, an occasional twinge of regret, or a hell of a lot of mood stabilizers? Then this is the book for you. How to Weep in Public is both a tongue-in-cheek advice guide (from a person who has no business giving advice to anyone!) and one woman's breathless journey to consistently put on pants, or at least get out of bed in the morning. Beginning with her earliest blue moments of infancy, and hop-scotching through her exploration of the world of pharmaceuticals, before bounding right back to her parents' couch, Jacqueline Novak will introduce you to the ABC's (Adderall! Benzos! Catatonia!) of depression and reveal, funnily enough, that a lot can happen even when you're standing still. Or, as it happens, lying down. Whether you're coping with the occasional down day, or thrive fully in Picasso's blue period, How to Weep in Public is the perfect place to regroup between those nagging Tony Robbins tapes and that exhausting amount of Leaning In. So sit back, relax, and let Jacqueline Novak teach you how to carpe depressem with the rest of them"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Novak, Jacqueline.
Comedians -- United States -- Biography.
Depression, Mental -- Humor.
HUMOR / Form / Parodies.
HUMOR / Topic / Adult.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
Other Form: Online version: Novak, Jacqueline. How to weep in public New York : Three Rivers Press, 2016 9780804139717 (DLC) 2015045864
ISBN 9780804139700 (paperback)
0804139709 (paperback)
9780804139717 (ebook)
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