There's a Word for That

There s a Word for That Engrossing hilarious and tender I couldn t put it down Gretchen Rubin New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness ProjectA hilarious and moving chronicle of a wildly flawed f

  • Title: There's a Word for That
  • Author: Sloane Tanen
  • ISBN: 0316437166
  • Page: 433
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Engrossing, hilarious, and tender I couldn t put it down Gretchen Rubin, 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness ProjectA hilarious and moving chronicle of a wildly flawed family that comes together in rehab, of all places even as each member is on the verge of falling apart Introducing the Kesslers Marty, a retired LA film producer whose self wor Engrossing, hilarious, and tender I couldn t put it down Gretchen Rubin, 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness ProjectA hilarious and moving chronicle of a wildly flawed family that comes together in rehab, of all places even as each member is on the verge of falling apart Introducing the Kesslers Marty, a retired LA film producer whose self worth has been eroded by age and a late in life passion for opioids his daughter Janine, former child star suffering the aftereffects of a life in the public eye and granddaughter Hailey, the less than twin sister, whose inferiority complex takes a most unexpected turn Nearly six thousand miles away, in London, celebrated author Bunny Small, Marty s long forgotten first wife, has her own problems a preposterous case of writer s block, a monstrous drinking habit, and a son who has fled halfway around the world to escape her.When Marty s pill popping gets out of hand and Bunny s boozing reaches crisis proportions, a perfect storm of dysfunction brings them all together at Directions, Malibu s most exclusive and absurd rehab center.But for all their failings, the members of this estranged and strange family love each other Rich with warmth, humor, and deep insight, There s a Word for That is a comic ode to surviving the people closest to us, navigating the perils of success, and taking one last look in the rearview mirror before m

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