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This is just my face : try not to stare / Gabourey Sidibe.

Sidibe, Gabourey, (author.).
Book Book (2017.)
Description: 246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.
5 of 10 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
0 current holds with 10 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult Biographies BIO Sidibe (Text to Phone) Checked out 12/27/2017

  • ISBN: 0544786769 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780544786769 (hardcover)
Contents: Claw-foot tub and mermaid tail -- Virgin fo' life -- Why you shouldn't marry for a green card -- A psychic told me so -- #BlackGirlMagic -- Make a wish -- Parade of ugly -- A door of one's own -- Obituary -- Gabourey, but you can call me gabby -- Myob: mind your own body -- Twelve sixty-six -- Is this a date? -- Another psychic told me so -- Head of household -- Senegalese crown -- Will I still be beautiful when I'm not fat? -- Next.
Summary: With full-throttle honesty, Gabourey Sidibe shares her one-of-a-kind life story in a voice as fresh and challenging as many of the unique characters she's played onscreen since her unconventional rise to international fame in Lee Daniels' acclaimed movie Precious. Her memoir hits hard with self-knowing dispatches on friendship, depression, celebrity, haters, fashion, race, and weight. Irreverent, hilarious, and untraditional, Gabby's book will resonate with anyone who has ever felt different, and with anyone who has ever felt inspired to make a dream come true. -- adapted from book jacket.

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Sidibe, Gabourey. "This is just my face : try not to stare." Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.

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