I Suck at Girls by Justin Halpern

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...you are looking for a quick, heartwarming and laugh out loud funny read about one man’s journey with sex and women, pick this up. I highly recommend it.
-The Broke and Bookish

Synopsis

From the #1 New York Times bestseller author of Sh*t My Dad Says, Justin Halpern, comes a laugh-out-loud funny and deeply touching collection of personal stories about relationships with the opposite sex, from a first kiss to getting engaged and all the awkward moments in between. With Sh*t My Dad Says, Halpern brought his brand of talented comedic writing to the world. Now, with this equally poignant, hilarious, and provocative memoir, he establishes himself as one of popular writing’s great humorists among the likes of David Sedaris, Sarah Vowell, and David Rakoff. Fans of biting, honor-infused memoirs such as Me Talk Pretty One Day and Assassination Vacation will find Halpern’s I Suck at Girls an unforgettable journey into the best and worst moments of one man’s adventures in romance.
 

About Justin Halpern

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Justin Halpern is the founding editor of the comedy website HolyTaco.com and a senior writer at Maxim.com. Halpern is the creator of the Twitter page "Shit My Dad Says," which boasts almost two million followers, and is co-writer and co-producer of the CBS sitcom $#*! My Dad Says. He splits his time between Los Angeles and his parents' home in San Diego.
 
Published May 15, 2012 by Dey Street Books. 197 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction
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Buffalo Rising

Excellent
Reviewed by Buffalo Rising on Jul 29 2012

...delivers a book that mixes his dad's acerbic wit with a trip down the author's dating memory lane.

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New Haven Register

Excellent
Reviewed by Donna Doherty on May 11 2012

For a writer known for his humor, Halpern gets serious when he talks about proposing to Amanda, to whom the book is dedicated...

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Nashville Book Worm

Good
Reviewed by Nashville Book Worm on Jun 14 2012

Clocking in at just under 200 pages, this is a quick, funny read that when it works, it works.

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Book Line And Sinker

Good
Reviewed by Natalie on Jun 18 2012

Still, I thoroughly enjoyed the memoir and found it a highly entertaining, quick read.

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A Bookworm's World

Good
Reviewed by Luanne on Jul 16 2012

But along with the humour, there is a lot of truth in the situations Justin finds himself in. And although lots of Dad's comments are caustic, biting, and foul mouthed, he does come up with some good common sense advice.

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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Good
Reviewed by Shamontiel Vaughn on Jun 17 2012

There's not one page of disappointment in the entire book. I recommend his first book as much as the second...

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The Broke and Bookish

Good
Reviewed by Julia on Jun 25 2012

...you are looking for a quick, heartwarming and laugh out loud funny read about one man’s journey with sex and women, pick this up. I highly recommend it.

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booksandcompany

Good
Reviewed by booksandcompany on May 26 2012

It’s funny, really funny and that’s enough to make it one of the best books in the Humour Section here at Books & Company...

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