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My Goodness (PB): A Cynic's Short-lived Search for Sa

My Goodness (PB): A Cynic's Short-lived Search for Sa (Paperback)

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'Some of my peers generously regard me as a curmudgeon, but in my heart of hearts I know otherwise. In a very real sense, I am a complete and utter bastard' As Joe Queenan approached his fiftieth year, he began to feel the effects of a lifetime spent being clinically unpleasant. He looked at icons of goodness - Sting, Ben & Jerry, Susan Sarandon, Richard Gere - and saw happy, vibrant, upbeat people, in stark contrast to the mean-spirited, dried-up cynic he knew himself to be. So he decided to set out on a journey of spiritual self-regeneration. And, aware that there is no point in being a wonderful person unless everyone knows about it, he determined to make damn sure people got the facts and figures.

BiographyBiography: generalAutobiography: generalHumour Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publication Date: 01/07/2001 ISBN-13: 9780330393249  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Joe Queenan's work has appeared in GQ, Time, the Guardian, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal, and other publications. He lives in Tarrytown, New York.

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