Wow, No Thank You.

Samantha Irby is forty and increasingly uncomfortable in her own skin despite what Inspirational Infographics have promised her. She goes on bad dates with new friends, spends weeks in LA taking meetings with TV executives/amateur astrologers while being a cheese fry-eating, slightly damp Midwestern person with neck pain and no cartilage in her knees who still hides past-due bills under her pillow.

The uproarious essays in this collection draw on the raw, hilarious particulars of Irby's new bourgeois life, with the author at her most hysterical, relatable and unflinching.


319 pages.