Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk

A Modest Bestiary

by Ian Falconer and David Sedaris

Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk

Paperback, 168 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $13.99 | purchase

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A Modest Bestiary
Ian Falconer and David Sedaris

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Book Summary

The author of Holidays on Ice provides an original collection of outrageously funny fables featuring animals with unmistakably human failings, including a kitty cat that struggles to sit through his prison-mandated AA meetings, squirrel and chipmunk lovers separated by prejudiced family members, and much more.


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David Sedaris, humorist and personal essayist extraordinaire, takes on selfishness, bigotry, righteousness, loneliness and other all-too-human foibles in 16 animal fables, a la Jean de La Fontaine and Aesop. They are as hilarious and slyly trenchant as his beloved stories about his sisters, Santaland and smoking. Most of Sedaris' critters are struggling to make sense of a tough, unfair world. You've got to love

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