Teenage Romance: Or, how to Die of Embarrassment

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Ballantine Books, 1982 - Humor - 146 pages
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Provides an entertaining and sympathetic look at the painful pleasures of adolescent rites of passage, accompanied by the delightful drawings of Edward Koren

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

Hmm, it's illustrated by that guy who does cartoons for The New Yorker. Um, you know, all his characters look sort of shaggy. Yeah, that guy. Anyway. I liked this a lot. Especially the date from both POVs -- a frightening read for a sentimental teenage girl. Read full review

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User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

I loved loved loved this book! Hysterical. Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments vii
1
How to Go to the Movies
16
How to Talk to Your Mother
42
Copyright

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About the author (1982)

Delia Ephron is a critically acclaimed novelist and screenwriter. Her most recent book, "Frannie in Pieces", received four starred reviews, was a Book Sense Pick, and was named to the New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age list. She is also the author of "Big City Eyes", "Hanging Up", and "How to Eat Like a Child". Her screenwriting credits include "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants", "You've Got Mail", "Bewitched", "Hanging Up", and "Michael". She lives in New York City with her husband and their dog, Honey Pansy Cornflower Bernice Mambo Kass.

Edward Koren may be best known for his work in the "New Yorker" magazine, where he has published nearly one thousand cartoons. He has written and illustrated several children's books, including "Very Hairy Harry." He taught at Brown University and received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives with his family in Vermont.

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