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SOLD OUT! Lebanon Opera House Presents An Evening with David Sedaris

Join us for an evening with one of America's foremost humor writers, presented by our friends at the Lebanon Opera House!

 

“Sedaris belongs on any list of people writing in English at the moment who are revising our ideas about what’s funny.” —San Francisco Chronicle

 

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Bestselling author and beloved storyteller David Sedaris returns to the Lebanon Opera House for an evening featuring all-new stories, an audience Q&A, and a book signing. With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, Sedaris has become one of America’s foremost humor writers. He is the master of satire and a keen observer of the human condition.

 

David Sedaris is the author of more than a dozen books, including, most recently, Happy-Go-Lucky, A Carnival of SnackeryThe Best of Me, and Calypso. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and BBC Radio 4. In 2019, he was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is the recipient of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, the Jonathan Swift International Literature Prize for Satire and Humor, and the Terry Southern Prize for Humor.

 

 

Event date: 
Friday, March 31, 2023 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Lebanon Opera House
51 North Park Street
Lebanon, NH 03766
Happy-Go-Lucky By David Sedaris Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316392457
Availability: Usually Available in 2-10 Business Days
Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 31st, 2022

David Sedaris, the “champion storyteller,” (Los Angeles Times) returns with his first new collection of personal essays since the bestselling Calypso

Back when restaurant menus were still printed on paper, and wearing a mask—or not—was a decision made mostly on Halloween, David Sedaris spent his time doing normal things.


A Carnival of Snackery: Diaries (2003-2020) By David Sedaris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316270182
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (call to confirm availability)
Published: Back Bay Books - October 4th, 2022

A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice: There’s no right way to keep a diary, but if there’s an entertaining way, David Sedaris seems to have mas­tered it.
 
If it’s navel-gazing you’re after, you’ve come to the wrong place; ditto treacly self-examination.


The Best of Me By David Sedaris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316242400
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (call to confirm availability)
Published: Back Bay Books - September 7th, 2021

“Genius… It is miraculous to read these pieces… You must read The Best of Me.” —Andrew Sean Greer, New York Times Book Review

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

A CNN and Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Month

For more than twenty-five years, David Sedaris h


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Calypso By David Sedaris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316392426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (call to confirm availability)
Published: Back Bay Books - June 4th, 2019

David Sedaris returns with his most deeply personal and darkly hilarious book.

If you've ever laughed your way through David Sedaris's cheerfully misanthropic stories, you might think you know what you're getting with Calypso. You'd be wrong.


Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) By David Sedaris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316154734
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 29th, 2018

One of the most anticipated books of 2017: Boston Globe, New York Times Book Review, New York's "Vulture", The Week, Bustle, BookRiot
An NPR Best Book of 2017An AV Club Favorite Book of 2017A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017A Goodreads Choice Awards nominee


Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls By David Sedaris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316154703
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 3rd, 2014

"Sedaris is a remarkably skilled storyteller and savvy essayist....And based, on this latest collection, he's getting only better." ---Los Angeles Times

A guy walks into a bar car and...


When You Are Engulfed in Flames By David Sedaris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316154680
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 2nd, 2009

"David Sedaris's ability to transform the mortification of everyday life into wildly entertaining art," (The Christian Science Monitor) is elevated to wilder and more entertaining heights than ever in this remarkable new book. 


Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim By David Sedaris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316010795
Availability: Usually Available in 2-10 Business Days
Published: Back Bay Books - May 31st, 2005

David Sedaris plays in the snow with his sisters. He goes on vacation with his family. He gets a job selling drinks. He attends his brother's wedding. He mops his sister's floor. He gives directions to a lost traveler. He eats a hamburger. He has his blood sugar tested. It all sounds so normal, doesn't it?


Me Talk Pretty One Day By David Sedaris Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316776967
Availability: Usually Available in 2-10 Business Days
Published: Back Bay Books - June 5th, 2001

A recent transplant to Paris, humorist David Sedaris, bestselling author of "Naked", presents a collection of his strongest work yet, including the title story about his hilarious attempt to learn French. A number one national bestseller now in paperback.


Naked By David Sedaris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316777735
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 1st, 1998

Welcome to the hilarious, strange, elegiac, outrageous world of David Sedaris. In Naked, Sedaris turns the mania for memoir on its ear, mining the exceedingly rich terrain of his life, his family, and his unique worldview-a sensibility at once take-no-prisoners sharp and deeply charitable.


Barrel Fever: Stories and Essays By David Sedaris Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316779425
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 1st, 1995

In David Sedaris's world, no one is safe and no cow is sacred.


Holidays on Ice By David Sedaris Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780316078917
Availability: Usually Available in 2-10 Business Days
Published: Back Bay Books - October 20th, 2010

David Sedaris's beloved holiday collection is new again with six more pieces, including a never before published story.


Event Summary: 
Join us for an evening with one of America's foremost humor writers, presented by our friends at the Lebanon Opera House!

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