The Best of Me

David Sedaris


A perfect introduction to Sedaris’ unique wit


Humour > Non-Fiction

ISBN: 9781408713891

Published November 2020

432 pages


From a spectacular career spanning almost three decades, these stories have become modern classics and are now for the first time collected in one volume. The collection will also feature an introduction by the author; two never-before-collected stories, ‘Unbuttoned’ and ‘Undecided’; and a new interview with David Sedaris.

Table of Contents

Glen’s Homophobia Newsletter Vol. 3
No. 2 Front Row Center with Thaddeus Bristol
Christmas Means Giving
The Incomplete Quad
You Can’t Kill the Rooster
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Jesus Shaves Us and Them
Let It Snow
The Ship Shape
The Girl Next Door
Repeat After Me Six to Eight Black Men
Nuit of the Living Dead
The Understudy In the Waiting Room
Solution to Saturday’s Puzzle
Town and Country
The Cat and the Baboon
The Motherless Bear
The Faithful Setter
Dentists Without Borders
Think Differenter, Memory Laps
If I Ruled the World
Easy, Tiger
Laugh, Kookaburra
A Guy Walks into a Bar
Car Standing By
Understanding Understanding
Now We Are Five
A House Divided
The Perfect Fit
A Modest Proposal
Why Aren’t You Laughing?
The Spirit World Unbuttoned

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Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 25 × 17 × 8 cm