Not that kind of girl

a young woman tells you what she"s "learned"
  • 265 Pages
  • 4.68 MB
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  • English
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Actors, Biography, Television producers and dire
StatementLena Dunham
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1992.4.D86 A3 2014
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 265 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27162731M
ISBN 10081299499X
ISBN 139780812994995
LC Control Number2014029492
OCLC/WorldCa884882530

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NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL, Siobhan Vivian's third novel, succeeds where few other contemporary YAs do: it features a smart, determined, but not always nice or right female protagonist and a strong message of the different definitions of what female empowerment entails.

Natalie is not a straightforwardly sympathetic protagonist/5(). On October 8,Dunham signed a $ million deal with Random House to publish her first book, an essay collection called Not That Kind of Girl: A She wrote and directed the independent film Tiny Furniture (), and is the creator and star of the HBO series Girls/5.

Which brings us to Not That Kind of Girl, a collection of autobiographical essays, for which Dunham was paid a much-reported $m (£m) by Random House, a figure that is simultaneously. Forrester's 'Not That Kind of Girl' explores the thin line of doing the right thing and doing what makes the other person happy.

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“Not That Kind of Girl” by Lena Dunham is a memoir about Lena’s life thus far; she is only 28 and has many years to go and other memoirs to write. Her book is her life up to date. Lena ultimately became an accomplished writer, actress and director.

She is the creator of the highly acclaimed HBO series, “Girls.”. Dunham dedicates Not That Kind of Girl to her literary idol (and briefly, before her death, mentor) Nora Ephron; she also includes Ephron in the Introduction and in Author: Jessie Katz.

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Not That Kind of Girl is a fearless, funny exploration of resonant topics like destructive relationships, the futility of dieting, and creative ambition.

It’s also a sparkling work of nonfiction packed with quirky intelligence, rarefied truthfulness, and genuine warmth.4/5(K). Jian talks to year-old "Girls" creator and star Lena Dunham about her family, personal struggles, her new book, "Not That Kind of Girl", and what it.

“Not That Kind of Girl,” Ms. Dunham suggests, was partly inspired by Helen Gurley Brown’s book, “Having It All,” which she found in. Siobhan Vivian is the acclaimed author of Not That Kind of Girl, hailed by Kirkus Reviews as a “powerful, involving exploration of teen girls’ identities and relationships,” Same Difference, and A Little Friendly Advice/5(89).

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I was lucky to have the opportunity to see Lena Dunham on her book tour for “Not That Kind of Girl” where she read 3 passages from the book. She was so kind and sweet. The thing that really stood out with me about her was she talked to us like we were all her close confidants.

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Dunham writes a darkly Author: Eliana Dockterman. Not That Kind of Girl is from that kind of girl: gutsy, audacious, willing to stand up and shout. And that is why Dunham is not only a voice who deserves to be heard but also one who will inspire other important voices to tell their stories too.”—Roxane Gay, Time “I’m surprised by how successful this was.

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In Not That Kind of Girl, Dunham illuminates the experiences that are part of making one’s way in the world: falling in love, feeling alone, being ten pounds overweight despite eating only health food, having to prove yourself in a room full of men twice your age, finding true love, and most of all, having the guts to believe that your story.

From acclaimed author Siobhan Vivian, a novel about the ways sex and love can change a girl. Natalie Sterling wants to be in control. She wants her friends to be loyal. She wants her classmates to elect her student council president.

She wants to find the right guy, not the usual jerk her school has to offer. She wants a good reputation, because she believes that will lead /5.

Halfway through her new book, “Not that Kind of Girl,” Lena Dunham says, “I live in a world that is almost compulsively free of secrets.” You.

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Field Award Nominee. INTERNATIONAL EDITIONS. Brazil: Novo Conceito Turkey: Yakamoz Yayinlari. Praise for Not That Kind of Girl “Can teen girls own their sexuality and be taken seriously. It's rare to see second- and third-wave feminism square off in YA. Not That Kind of Girl sets itself up to be revelatory.

Dunham invites us to inspect everything we might think of as private: her sexual history (including a wrenching, not-entirely-consensual. Not That Kind of Girl is hilarious, artful, and staggeringly intimate; I read it shivering with recognition.” MIRANDA JULY For readers of Nora Ephron, Tina Fey, and David Sedaris, this hilarious, poignant, and extremely frank collection of personal essays confirms Lena Dunham — the acclaimed creator, producer, and star of HBO’s Girls.

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Book Condition:VERYGOOD. We want your experience with World of Books to. Another powerful, involving exploration of teen girls' identities and relationships from the ever-improving Vivian (A Little Friendly Advice,Same Difference, ). Type-A super-achieving high-school senior Natalie Sterling has a foolproof plan: Win the Student Council presidency, ace the SATs, gain acceptance to her top-choice colleges and get out of Liberty River.

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