WorldCat Identities

Sedaris, Amy

Overview
Works: 96 works in 289 publications in 2 languages and 23,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Humor  Anecdotes  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Cookbooks 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 2,894 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 )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,209 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 Zach Braff( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,983 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 )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you lacking direction in how to whip up a swanky soiree 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.' No matter the style or size of the gathering-from the straightforward to the bizarre-I LIKE YOU provides jackpot recipes and solid advice laced with Amy's blisteringly funny take on entertaining, plus four-color photos and enlightening sidebars on everything it takes to pull off a party with extraordinary flair.' You don't even need to be a host or hostess to benefit-Amy offers tips for guests, too!' (Number one:' don't be fifteen minutes early.)' 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 a whole appendix chock-full of arts and crafts ideas (from a mini-pantyhose plant-hanger to a do-it-yourself calf stretcher), and much, much more!
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,647 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
Chef by Jon Favreau( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chef who loses his restaurant job starts up a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family
Holidays on ice by David Sedaris( Recording )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,431 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 1,262 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
Naked by David Sedaris( Recording )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 768 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 )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 710 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
Barrel fever and other stories by David Sedaris( Recording )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories and essays that target the ridiculous nature of human behavior
Wigfield by Amy Sedaris( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 671 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
Dance flick( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet, innocent Megan's ballet dreams are shattered when 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 no street 'cred, ' has to step up her game and achieve her dreams in the mother of all dance-offs
I like you [hospitality under the influence] by Amy Sedaris( Recording )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 538 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
Make 'em laugh the funny business of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 494 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 )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over
Dedication( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 378 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 350 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?
Simple times [crafts for poor people] by Amy Sedaris( Recording )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 349 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
Gym teacher the movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 282 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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Alternative Names
Amy Sedaris actrice amricaine

Amy Sedaris actriz estadounidense

Amy Sedaris aktorka amerykańska

Amy Sedaris Amerikaans acteur

Amy Sedaris amerikai sznsznő

Amy Sedaris amerikansk skdespelare

Amy Sedaris amerikansk skodespelar

Amy Sedaris amerikansk skuespiller

Amy Sedaris attrice, scrittrice e comica statunitense

Amy Sedaris US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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Languages
English (175)

French (2)

Covers
Maid in ManhattanHolidays on iceSimple timesNakedBarrel fever and other storiesWigfieldI like you [hospitality under the influence]Simple times [crafts for poor people]Gym teacher the movie