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Maeve in America

Maeve Higgins

Maeve in America

essays by a girl from somewhere else

by Maeve Higgins

  • 198 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Internet personalities,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Humor,
  • Comedians,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaeve Higgins
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.H496 A3 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 pages
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26963288M
    ISBN 100143130161
    ISBN 109780143130161
    LC Control Number2017052944
    OCLC/WorldCa1046078094

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      Comedian, podcaster and author Maeve Higgins’s new collection of essays “Maeve in America” details her experiences as an Irish immigrant in New York. Our reporter Kevin Duggan, also a recent Irish newcomer to Brooklyn, talked to Higgins about her new book and what he can expect from life in the borough. Maeve Higgins was a bestselling memoirist and comedian in her native Ireland when, at the grand old age of 31, she left the only home she’d ever known in search of something more. Like many women in their early 30s, she both was and was not the adult she wanted to be. At once smart, curious and humane, MAEVE IN AMERICA is the story of how Maeve found herself literally and figuratively.

    “If Tina Fey and David Sedaris had a daughter, she would be Maeve Higgins.” —GlamourA startlingly hilarious essay collection about one woman’s messy path to finding her footing in New York City, from breakout comedy star and podcaster Maeve Higgins Maeve Higgins was a bestselling author and comedian in her native Ireland when, at the grand old age of thirty-one, she left the only home. Maeve In America. 1, likes 5 talking about this. With all this talk about wall building, bad hombres and refugees as skittles, comedian Maeve Higgins is beyond ready to change the conversation.


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She is a comedian who has performed all over the world, including in her native Ireland, Edinburgh, Melbourne, and Erbil.4/5(40). Maeve in America book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Maeve Higgins was a bestselling memoirist and comedian in her nat /5.

—Esquire (The Best Books of (So Far)) “Celebrate the person who stands out from the crowd with [this] memoir from [a] self-described outsider: Maeve in America, Maeve Higgins’s hilarious essay collection about leaving Ireland in her thirties, and finding herself in New York.”/5(44).

Maeve Higgins is a contributing writer for The New York Times and the host of the hit podcast Maeve in America: Immigration IRL. She is a comedian who has performed all over the world, including in her native Ireland, Edinburgh, Melbourne, and Erbil.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. An Irish comic and writer gathers essays about her experiences living and working in the United States.

In this sharp and readable book, Higgins (We Have a Good Time Don’t We?,etc.) tells the story of how she came to America as an adult still learning how to go about “the endlessly tricky business of being a regular human being.”.” In “Rent the Runway,” for example, she.

In Maeve in America, she has come a long way from the small “island off an island”. Initially the book seems a more traditional essay style but as it progresses her brilliant obliqueness Author: Kevin Gildea.

Maeve Higgins was already a bestselling author and comedian in Ireland when, at the grand age of thirty-one, she left the only home sheʼd ever known in search of something more. Several years on, these essays form a smart, warm and revealing story of how Maeve found. Maeve Higgins (Pic: First Look Media) We're delighted to present an extract from Maeve In America, the acclaimed new collection of essays from Maeve Higgins, published by New Island.

Maeve in America is a satisfying essay collection that is as stimulating as it is funny. It's a great book to read and then to give to a friend."--Refinery29 (Get Excited About These Amazing August Reads) "Higgins's essays are a fun romp that are perfect summer reading."Reviews:   Maeve Higgins is a contributing writer for The New York Times and the host of the hit podcast Maeve in America: Immigration is a comedian who has performed all over the world, including in her native Ireland, Edinburgh, Melbourne, and Erbil.

Now based in New York, she cohosts Neil deGrasse Tyson’s StarTalk, both the podcast and the TV show on National Geographic, and has Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Books similar to Maeve in America: Essays by a Girl from Somewhere Else Maeve in America: Essays by a Girl from Somewhere Else.

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August You don’t have to get far into Maeve in America, a volume of essays by Irish-born comedian Maeve Higgins, to start laughing. The book’s dedication, to the author’s seven nieces and nephews, reads: “You think I am your aunt, but really I am your mother. Maeve Higgins, an Irish comedian, who moved to New York in on an O-1B Visa to pursue her dreams wrote about her experiences in a comical way.

When reading her book, you get a feeling it’s a college student experiencing life and trying to learn to better herself.

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Read more by Maeve Higgins. “Maeve Higgins is the funniest writer I know. And Maeve in America is just so smart and joyful. I especially like it when she’s unhappy. Because she’s very funny about it. Always be unhappy, Maeve!” (Jon Ronson, author of So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed).MAEVE IN AMERICA quantity Add to cart SKU: Category: Biography: General Author: Maeve Higgins Publication Date: 29th May Format: Paperback Pages: Publisher: NEW ISLAND BOOKS.Maeve in America audiobook, by Maeve Higgins “If Tina Fey and David Sedaris had a daughter, she would be Maeve Higgins.” —Glamour“Maeve Higgins is hilarious, poignant, conversational, and my favorite Irish import since U2.

You’re in for a treat.” —Phoebe RobinsonA timely essay collection about.