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The secret knowledge of grown-ups —Wisniewski, David.

A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as "Eat your vegetables," "Comb your hair," and "Don't blow bubbles in your milk."

Live fast, die hot —Mollen, Jenny, 1979- author.

"A collection of comedic essays about the author's life as a reluctant adult"-- Provided by publisher.

I miss you when I blink : essays —Philpott, Mary Laura, author.

"Mary Laura Philpott thought she'd cracked the code: Always be right, and you'll always be happy. But once she'd completed her life's to-do list (job, spouse, house, babies--check!), she found that instead of feeling con...

Why not me? —Kaling, Mindy.

The star of "The Mindy Project" presents a collection of personal essays, observations, fears, and advice on everything from prisoner fan mail to celebrity interactions.

Herding cats : a 'Sarah's scribbles' collection —Andersen, Sarah (Sarah C.), author, illustrator.

With characteristic wit and charm, Sarah Andersen's third collection of comics and illustrated personal essays offers a survival guide for frantic modern life: from the importance of avoiding morning people, to Internet ...

Grace's guide : the art of pretending to be a grown-up —Helbig, Grace.

""One of the sharpest, funniest voices on YouTube" (Forbes), comedian Grace Helbig offers an irreverent and illustrated guide to life for anyone faced with the challenge of growing up. Face it--being a young adult in the...

I can barely take care of myself [tales from a happy life without kids] —Kirkman, Jen, 1974-
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 0 of 1

In hilarious prose, comedian Jen Kirkman defends her decision to not have children, providing a beacon of hope to anyone whose major life decisions have been questioned by their family and friends.

Why not me? —Kaling, Mindy, author.

Hollywood starlet Mindy Kaling shares her ongoing, laugh-out-loud journey to find contentment and excitement in her adult life.

30 before 30 : how I made a mess of my 20s, and you can too —Shifrin, Marina, author.

A charming, relatable and hilarious collection of essays documenting a young woman's attempt to accomplish thirty life goals before turning thirty. Something was nagging Marina Shifrinches As a freshly minted adult with ...

I really didn't think this through : tales from my so-called adult life —Evans, Beth (Illustrator), author, illustrator.

Armed with her beloved illustrations, popular Instagram artist Beth Evans tackles a range of issues, from whimsical musings to deeply personal struggles, in this imaginative anti-guide to a reader being their own person....

Why not me? —Kaling, Mindy, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2015
Availability: 4 of 4

Kaling shares her ongoing journey to find contentment and excitement in her adult life, whether it's falling in love at work, seeking new friendships in lonely places, attempting to be the first person in history to lose...

And then you die of dysentery : lessons in adulting from The Oregon Trail —Reeves, Lauren, 1983- author.

"A quirky, nostalgic send-up to the Oregon Trail computer game, featuring snarky and hard-earned life lessons from the trail"-- Provided by publisher.

Adult stuff : things you need to know to win at real life —Boesel, Robert, author.

"You don't have to be an Einstein to survive adult life. You don't even have to abandon your standards to get what you want. All you have to do is keep your expectations realistic. Adult stuff gives every aspiring grown-...

I miss you when I blink : essays —Philpott, Mary Laura, author.
Book Club
2019
Availability: 1 of 1

"Mary Laura Philpott thought she'd cracked the code: Always be right, and you'll always be happy. But once she'd completed her life's to-do list (job, spouse, house, babies--check!), she found that instead of feeling con...

The best damn answers to life's hardest questions : a flowchart book —Koman, Tess, author.

"A hilarious and utterly relatable collection of flowcharts, rants, and lists about adulting. A humorous guide to adulthood in a collection of 54 charmingly illustrated flowcharts and pros-and-cons lists that each addres...

Choose your own disaster : A. a memoir, B. a personality quiz, C. a mostly true and completely honest look at one young woman's attempt to find herself, D. all of the above —Schwartz, Dana, author.

A hilarious, quirky, and unflinchingly honest memoir about one young woman's terrible and life-changing decisions while hoping (and sometimes failing) to find herself. Join Dana Schwartz on a journey revisiting all of th...

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