Simon Rich–The Last Girlfriend on Earth: And Other Love Stories (2013)
I always find it hard to write a review about a collection of short stories. The humour of Simon Rich was razor shape and just twisted, but that is the kind of thing I enjoy. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.
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Man Seeking Woman (originally published as The Last Girlfriend on Earth)
The Adventure of the Spotted. The Important Thing.
The Haunting of 26 Bleecker Street. Until recently, he was a staff writer at Saturday Night Live; he currently writes for Pixar.
The Present. The next thing I knew, I had a drawer for her clothes in my apartment.
Then one day, I looked up and I was here. Trapped in a Park Slope brownstone for the rest of my goddamn life.
While some of the stories have the qualities of a comedy sketch—Alex Trebek gets to rib his ex-wife in one story, and an astronaut suggests a bawdy science experiment in another—those who enjoy the author's fleeting, warmly acerbic sense of humor will find much to like here. There was a problem adding your email address. Please try again.
Simon Rich - Wikipedia