I enjoyed reading this book and it does have its very honest, brave and hilarious moments.
It was like Arfin was trying too hard throughout the book to be obscene--not through the original journal entries, but through the follow up conversations.
I mean, I know it's not meant to make everyone go "Omg, that was totally me!" but it was just too far gone.
This could have been my life. Being that we are the same age and grew up in Tri-State area, I found it so relateable it was scary. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jenny E Lundgren
I should've read the author's articles or blog beforehand. Unfortunately I was underwhelmed by Arfin's writing style, of course not the "diary entries" alone but the whole story... Read morePublished 13 months ago by LKC
Havent read anything in years and I read this in 3 days. Very easy to read. I love how the diary entries realy give you a glimps of what goes on in the mind of an addict. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Ramona L.
What a charming premise and well done at that. This book had me laughing, pausing and taking notes of my own memories. Read morePublished 15 months ago by KMHD
I loved this book! There were many relatable situations and it was hilarious and awkward to read the authors perspective as an adult.Published 22 months ago by katie
I could not stop laughing! The author really pulls at your heart strings and if you're over the age of 25 you'll be experiencing some real nostalgia. My boyfriend loved it too. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Sharon
I thought this book was great. I loved the diary entries and her narrations that followed taking place during present time. Read morePublished on January 4, 2012 by Aubrey
This book is terribly written. Whoever edited this did a horrible job, the writer jumps all over the place and references way too many people and it gets exhausting to read after... Read morePublished on July 1, 2011 by Liz
I'm a fan of anything Lesley Arfin, this book is interesting, funny, sad, and I promise you'll have to finish it in one sitting!Published on June 12, 2011 by Esther