The Resource Awkward Phase, (electronic resource)

Awkward Phase, (electronic resource)

Label
Awkward Phase
Title
Awkward Phase
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the popular Tumblr, a collection of funny stories that commemorate the awkward phases in our lives. Back in the 1990s, when slap bracelets and Velcro ruled supreme, two adolescents were stumbling their way through life on gangly limbs. One, Claire Linic, had self-permed her bowl cut, and the other, Tyler Gillespie, had purchased self-tanner, telling the cashier it was for his girlfriend. Now in their twenties and still just a tiny bit awkward, Linic and Gillespie have joined forces to ask the question, "If we could talk to our fourteen-year-old selves, what would we tell them now?" Based on the hit Tumblr "The Awkward Phase," this book answers that question with personal stories and cringe-worthy photos from seasoned comedians, YouTube stars, and people like the rest of us that cover everything from sweaty-palm moments to bad band photos. In these pages, you'll hear about the moment Shaun Sperling realized he was gay at a Richard Simmons's workout studio, how Bente Engelstoft made her own bra out of her dad's old underwear, and why even though Robert Bacon's awkward phase was mortifying, it was the beginning of his new, happier life. Ultimately, The Awkward Phase encourages us to laugh and celebrate the moments that have helped shape who we are. As Gillespie and Linic say, "Everyone is in on the joke. You don't have to eat your lunch alone in the bathroom stall. You can sit with us."
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Gillespie, Tyler
Dewey number
305.23520207
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Awkward Phase, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11822514
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11822514
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11822514
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11822514
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Awkward Phase, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11822514
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11822514
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11822514
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11822514
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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