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Sedaris, Amy

Overview
Works: 90 works in 270 publications in 1 language and 22,623 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Humor  Anecdotes  Fiction  Biography  Christmas stories  Satire  History  Juvenile works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Amy Sedaris
 
Most widely held works by Amy Sedaris
Shrek the third by Chris Miller ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Shrek married Fiona the last thing he had in mind was becoming the next King of Far Far Away. But when Shrek's father-in-law, King Harold, suddenly croaks, that is exactly what he faces. Recruiting Donkey and Puss in Boots for a new quest, Shrek sets out to bring back the rightful heir to the throne. Meanwhile back in the kingdom, Fiona's jilted Prince Charming storms the city with an army of fairy tale villains to seize the throne. Fiona and a band of princesses must stop him to ensure there will be a kingdom left to rule
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Years before meeting Shrek and Donkey, the adorable but tricky Puss in Boots must clear his name from all charges making him a wanted fugitive
Chicken Little by Mark Dindal ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chicken Little causes widespread panic about the sky falling but townspeople think it was just an acorn hitting him on the head. When a real piece of the sky lands on his head, Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic
I like you : hospitality under the influence by Amy Sedaris ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Are you lacking direction in how to whip up a swanky soirée for lumberjacks? A dinner party for white-collar workers? A festive gathering for the grieving? Don't despair. Take a cue from entertaining expert Amy Sedaris and host an unforgettable fete that will have your guests raving. Readers will discover unique dishes to serve alcoholics (Broiled Frozen Chicken Wings with Applesauce), the secret to a successful children's party (a half-hour time limit, games included), plus an appendix of arts and crafts ideas (a mini pantihose plant-hanger), and much more.--From publisher description
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marisa is a chambermaid at a New York luxury hotel. She falls in love with the heir to a political dynasty , but he mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, both must confront the disparity in their lives
Holidays on ice by David Sedaris ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Christmas stories. The story of Dinah, the Christmas Whore, describes the reaction of a family when a daughter brings home a prostitute, while SantaLand Diaries is on a department store elf
Simple times by Amy Sedaris ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With her special brand of humor, Sedaris shows how to make popular crafts, such as crab-claw roach clips, tinfoil balls, and crepe-paper moccasins; how to remember which kind of glue to use with which material; how to create your own craft room and avoid the most common crafting accidents; and, how to cook your own edible crafts, from a Crafty Candle Salad to Sugar Skulls, and many more recipes
Barrel fever and other stories by David Sedaris ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and essays that target the ridiculous nature of human behavior
Naked by David Sedaris ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author turns the current mania for the memoir on its proverbial ear, mining the exceedingly rich terrain of his life, his family, and his unique world view--a sensibility at once take-no-prisoners sharp and deeply charitable. A tart-tongued mother does dead-on imitations of her young son's nervious tics, to the great amusement of his teachers; a stint of Kerouackian wandering is undertaken with a quadriplegic companion
Jennifer's body by Karyn Kusama ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Needy is a reserved bookworm. Her best friend is Jennifer, a conceited cheerleader. The two share little in common. They share even less in common when Jennifer mysteriously gains an appetite for human blood after a disastrous fire at a local bar. Soon, Needy's male classmates are steadily killed off in gruesome attacks and she must uncover the truth behind her friend's transformation and find a way to stop the bloodthirsty rampage before it reaches her own boyfriend
Wigfield by Amy Sedaris ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the dam that keeps the town of Wigfield above water is scheduled to be destroyed, journalist Russell Hokes decides to cover the story, but when he arrives in town, he is shocked by what he finds
I like you [hospitality under the influence] by Amy Sedaris ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hilarious take on how to throw a party. A motley collection of some real advice, some absurd advice, and plenty of recipes
Dance flick ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Megan is a suburban teen who has to move to the inner city after her mother's death. Along with the move, Megan loses her dreams of training for a career in professional ballet. She is forced to attend an inner-city high school where she meets Thomas, a young hip-hop dancer from the wrong side of the tracks. With a new crew of friends, this suburban girl with street 'cred' will step up her game and achieve her dreams
Make 'em laugh the funny business of America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documentary explores the currents of American comedy throughout a century of social and political change, illuminating how comedy has tackled and poked fun at our political system, race relations, gender issues, and the prevailing American standards and taboos in everyday life. Melding performance, biography and history, it features interviews with over 90 comedians, writers, producers, and historians
Strangers with candy by Amy Sedaris ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prequel to the critically acclaimed Comedy Central series of the same name, it is the tale of Jerri Blank, a forty-seven year old ex-con, junky whore who decides to return home and finish high school after 32 years on the streets
Simple times [crafts for poor people] by Amy Sedaris ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With her special brand of humor, Sedaris shows how to make popular crafts, such as crab-claw roach clips, tinfoil balls, and crepe-paper moccasins; how to remember which kind of glue to use with which material; how to create your own craft room and avoid the most common crafting accidents; and, how to cook your own edible crafts, from a Crafty Candle Salad to Sugar Skulls, and many more recipes
Dedication ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry is a misanthropic, emotionally complex children's book author who is forced to team up with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and creative collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts of love and life, he discovers that sometimes you have to take a gamble at life to find love
I want someone to eat cheese with ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James is a struggling actor, living with his widowed mother in Chicago, who wants three things in life: someone to love, a great part, and to lose weight. Unfortunately, he is 0 for 3. His girlfriend dumps him, he loses a title acting role, and he sneaks out of an Overeaters Anonymous meeting only to wind up at an ice cream parlor. There, he meets Beth who quickly wins his heart, but will this cause James more problems than it solves? Or has he finally found someone to eat cheese with?
The David Sedaris box set by David Sedaris ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An updated box set collection of David Sedaris' audio programs, including his most recent releases "Dress your family in corduroy" and "Denim" and "Live at Carnegie Hall". Also includes: "Naked", "Barrel fever", "Me talk pretty one day", and "Holidays on ice."
Gym teacher the movie ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gym teacher who was a former gold medal contender at the Seoul Olympics has a chance to redeem himself by winning the Gym Teacher of the Year competition. Only one person stands in his way: a new student with no physical skills or coordination
 
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