Meaty

Meaty

Samantha Irby explodes onto the printed page with her debut collection of brand-new essays about trying to laugh her way through failed relationships, being black, taco feasts, bouts with Crohn's disease, and more. Every essay is crafted with the same scathing wit and poignant candor thousands of loyal readers have come to expect from visiting her notoriously hilarious blog.

Title:Meaty
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780988480421
Format Type:

    Meaty Reviews

  • Richard Derus

    2019 UPDATE Samantha Irby hit it big: Comedy Central is developing this essay collection with her own good self as writer and executive producer!Real Rating: 3.5* of fiveIt's Women's History Month! Ti...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/If you are a person of weak constitution or with delicate sensibilities, I have one thing to say to you about Meaty . . . . . Not even ki...

  • rachel

    If there is a lifestyle porn subgenre for adult women who don't live in saucy Real Simple inspired dwellings but instead sit in their dumpy apartments eating cereal every meal, unshaven legs propped u...

  • Hannah

    I love Samantha Irby. I adored her second essay collection, I find her funny and relatable, and I enjoyed this collection (her first now republished with a beautiful cover) a whole lot as well. I have...

  • Emily B

    So much of this was relatable and I couldn’t help but think thank god someone was saying half the things she was! I just didn’t tear through this book like I do with ones I really love. I am going...

  • Madeline

    Samantha Irby’s first book was given to me by my best friend, who is a legit writer who performs her nonfiction essays in front of people like some kind of professional and is my go-to expert on whi...

  • Victor Giron

    I'm publishing this so yeah I love it!...

  • Julie Ehlers

    What is there to say about this except that Samantha Irby is the most hilarious? Meaty was her first book, originally self-published. It's apparently been revised somehow under the eye of the editors ...

  • Janet

    Samantha Irby is a bucket of ice water in the face, the hottest chili in the supposedly mild batch, the best pastrami sandwich in the world--the shock of the bold in other words. Not for the squeamish...

  • Jessica Woodbury

    I avoided Irby for a long time because everyone said there was so much bodily function stuff and I can be a little prone to primness, and when I did read her I purposely didn't start with this book fo...