How to Ruin Everything

How to Ruin Everything


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Are you a sensible, universally competent individual? Are you tired of the crushing monotony of leaping gracefully from one lily pad of success to the next? Are you sick of doing everything right?
In this brutally honest and humorous debut, musician and artist George Watsky chronicles the small triumphs over humiliation that make life bearable and how he has come to accept defeat as necessary to personal progress. The essays in How to Ruin Everything range from the absurd (how he became an international ivory smuggler) to the comical (his middle-school rap battle dominance) to the revelatory (his experiences with epilepsy), yet all are delivered with the type of linguistic dexterity and self-awareness that has won Watsky more than 765,000 YouTube subscribers. Alternately ribald and emotionally resonant, How to Ruin Everything announces a versatile writer with a promising career ahead.
Publisher: New York, New York : Plume, [2016]
ISBN: 9780147515995
Branch Call Number: 814x WATSK WATSK
Characteristics: 226 pages ; 21 cm
Notes: "A Plume Book."


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This book is well worth your time. George Watsky is one of the most talented voices of his generation, however he chooses to express himself. The experiences Watsky shares will make you laugh, cry, and reexamine your views on life. Do yourself a favor!


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