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My heart is an idiot

Davy Rothbart

My heart is an idiot

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American wit and humor

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavy Rothbart
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6165 .R68 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25223339M
    ISBN 109780374280840
    LC Control Number2012003821


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