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What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding: A Memoir
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Three Rivers Pr
Publication date May 20, 2014
Pages 291
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780804137607
ISBN-10 0804137609
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Original list price $14.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A funny, sexy, and ultimately poignant memoir about mastering the art of the "vacationship." 

Kristin Newman spent much of her twenties and thirties buying dresses to wear to her friends' weddings and baby showers. Not ready to settle down and in need of an escape from her fast-paced job as a sitcom writer, Kristin instead traveled the world, often alone, for several weeks each year. In addition to falling madly in love with the planet, Kristin fell for many attractive locals, men who could provide the emotional connection she wanted without costing her the freedom she desperately needed. 
Kristin introduces readers to the Israeli bartenders, Finnish poker players, sexy Bedouins, and Argentinean priests who helped her transform into "Kristin-Adjacent" on the road–a slower, softer, and, yes, sluttier version of herself at home. Equal parts laugh-out-loud storytelling, candid reflection, and wanderlust-inspiring travel tales, What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding is a compelling debut that will have readers rushing to renew their passports.

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Paperback
Book cover for 9780345385185 Book cover for 9780804137607
 
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from Three Rivers Pr (May 20, 2014)
9780804137607 | details & prices | 291 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.99
About: A funny, sexy, and ultimately poignant memoir about mastering the art of the "vacationship.
With Lewis M. Andrews (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Ballantine Books (October 1, 1993); titled "I Deserve Respect: Confronting and Challenging Shame"
9780345385185 | details & prices | 212 pages | 4.25 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $5.50
This edition also contains I Deserve Respect: Confronting and Challenging Shame, What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding: A Memoir
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CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781494551858
 
Mp3 una edition from Tantor Media Inc (May 30, 2014)
9781494551858 | details & prices | 5.40 × 7.50 × 0.60 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $29.99
About: Kristin Newman spent her twenties and thirties dealing with the stresses of her high-pressure job as a television comedy writer, and the anxieties of watching most of her friends get married and start families while she wrestled with her own fear of both.

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