The Last Girlfriend on Earth

This collection will have you giggling/crying/squirming in recognition, and wondering what exactly Simon Rich has eaten to dream all this stuff up ... pulls off the tough trick of being both heart-warming and hilarious - it's a must-read if ...

The Last Girlfriend on Earth

It doesn't matter if you're a caveman, a time traveller or a regular person. Sooner or later, someone's going to break your heart. The sketches in Simon Rich's new book are bizarre, funny, and - if you've ever been in love - all too familiar. From the invisible man stalking his ex, to Sherlock Holmes' only blind spot, The Last Girlfriend on Earth is always enchanting, often sweet, though occasionally awkward. Just like love itself. 'The Last Girlfriend On Earthis silly, surreal, sometimes sad and always laugh-out-loud funny. This collection will have you giggling/crying/squirming in recognition, and wondering what exactly Simon Rich has eaten to dream all this stuff up ... pulls off the tough trick of being both heart-warming and hilarious - it's a must-read if you've ever so much as had a crush on someone' Heat 'Pithy, occasionally bonkers' Time Out 'Truly hilarious' Eva Wiseman, Observer

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The Last Girlfriend on Earth
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: Simon Rich
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-31 - Publisher: Profile Books

It doesn't matter if you're a caveman, a time traveller or a regular person. Sooner or later, someone's going to break your heart. The sketches in Simon Rich's new book are bizarre, funny, and - if you've ever been in love - all too familiar. From the invisible man stalking
Man Seeking Woman (originally published as The Last Girlfriend on Earth)
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Simon Rich
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-22 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In Center of the Universe, God struggles to balance the demands of his career with the needs of his long-term girlfriend. In Magical Mr. Goat, a young girl's imaginary friend yearns to become "more than friends." In Unprotected, an unused prophylactic recalls his years spent trapped inside a teen boy's
The World of Simon Rich
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Simon Rich
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-02 - Publisher: Serpent's Tail

Simon Rich's BBC Radio 4 series of the same name will be broadcast in June The world is a bewildering place and we're ill-equipped to deal with it. From the horrors of childhood to the vagaries of old age, from confused people to humiliated animals, we're all just trying -
Spoiled Brats
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Simon Rich
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-21 - Publisher: Profile Books

Having skewered the problems of falling in and out of love in The Last Girlfriend on Earth, Simon Rich's next book is another subject we can all relate to: parents and their kids. From the perils of raising an actual monster in Manhattan - it's pretty hard to find teachers
What to Watch When
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Christian Blauvelt, Laura Buller, Andrew Frisicano, Stacey Grant, Mark Morris, Drew Toal, Eddie Robson, Maggie Serota, Matthew Turner, Laurie Ulster
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-01 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Answering the eternal question... WHAT TO WATCH NEXT? Looking for a box set to get your adrenaline racing or to escape to a different era? In need of a good laugh to lift your spirits? Hunting for a TV show that the whole family can watch together? If you're feeling