I Shudder and Other Reactions to Life, Death, and New Jersey

by Paul Rudnick

From his classic plays and screenplays to his sidesplitting pieces for The New Yorker and Premiere, Paul Rudnick is one of our most adored humorwriters.

  • Hardcover
  • Pages: 336 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.36 out of 5
  • Published September 15th 2009 by Harper
  • Original Title: I Shudder: And Other Reactions to Life
  • Death
  • and New Jersey
  • ISBN: 0061780189 (ISBN13: 9780061780189)
  • Edition Language: English

From his classic plays and screenplays to his sidesplitting pieces for The New Yorker and Premiere, Paul Rudnick is one of our most adored humor writers. Now, in this long overdue collection, he casts his gleefully wicked eye on the world as he sees it: a landscape of stylish dowagers, irascible producers, and full-tilt eccentrics. From living in a series of increasingly bizarre, altogether fabulous New York City apartments to cavorting with a cast of colorful artists and endearingly perplexing show business personalities who have to be read to be believed, to handling the finer points of putting up with his wonderfully outlandish but lovable family, Rudnick triumphs with I Shudder—a raucously funny collection from one of America’s true comedic treasures.