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Book review: David Sedaris’ ‘Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls’

LETS-EXPLORE-DIABETES-OWLSAmerica’s favorite humorist is back with another collection of wry essays recounting cringeworthy episodes like his boyhood stint on a swim team (”Most of my ribbons were for good sportsmanship”) and drops witty, often tangential aperçus (on Australia: ”It’s Canada in a thong”). But there’s a higher percentage of fillers and clunkers in this volume. There’s only so long that a best-selling writer with homes in England and France can maintain the underdog everyman act. Check out my B+ review on


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