One of the most recognized comedians in the entertainment industry, Jenny Slate announced her new book, titled ‘Little Weird‘ hit the shelves on November 24.
Same day Slate, who won the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy with her portray in ‘Obvious Child,’ took to Instagram and posted a photo of herself holding the book to release the exciting news. She captioned the photo with a note that reads:
“My book is out in paperback today! I do hope you enjoy it.”
In the new book of Slate, which is described as a memoir-in-essays, the comedian opened up about her own experiences in life; the joy she takes spending time with her family and friends, her journey of self-acceptance and self-love, and her hopes for a bright future for the entire world. As for Slate, that book is a party, “a peppy procession of all her little weirds.”
The book, consisting of 240 pages, was originally published on November 5 and became one of Vanity Fair’s Great Quarantine Reads alongside ‘Such a Fun Age’ by Kiley Reid, ‘Deacon King Kong’ by James McBride, ‘Fates and Furies’ by Lauren Groff, ‘The Book With No Pictures’ by B.J. Novak, ‘Happy All the Time’ by Laurie Colwin and ‘The Order of Time’ by Carlo Rovelli. Its official book description is as follows:
“In her dazzling, impossible-to-categorize debut, Jenny channels the pain and beauty of life in writing so fresh, so new, and so burstingly alive, we catch her vision like a fever and bring it back out into the bright day with us, where everything has changed.”
As fans might remember, Slate, best known for her Netflix special, ‘Stage Fright‘ previously launched three books, including ‘Marcel the Shell with Shoes On’ and ‘About the House.’
See below to view Slate’s post.