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Someone Who Will Love You in All Your Damaged Glory
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Raphael Bob-Waksberg is the creator and executive producer of the Netflix series BoJack Horseman. This is his first book.

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"Transcendent tragicomedy. . . . Prepare to be devastated and made whole again." -The A.V. Club

"EXTREMELY MY SH*T." -Samantha Irby, author of We Are Never Meeting in Real Life

"Continues to surprise and delight." -The Washington Post

"Wonderfully weird." -Vulture

"Complex, daring, emotional, and unique." -B. J. Novak, author of One More Thing

"Heartrending. . . . Poignant." -The Atlantic

"Sidesplitting. . . . Bizarre and hilarious." -Shelf Awareness (starred review)

"[These stories] conjure struggles for connection in grimly surreal alternative realities that recall the probing comic imaginings of George Saunders." -Los Angeles Times

"Showcases Bob-Waksberg's talent for conjuring fantastical scenarios and writing about them with a straight face. . . . Human relationships, he seems to be saying, are weirder than anything else our imaginations can come up with." -NPR

"I can say without hesitation that the collection surpasses my impossibly high expectations. . . . A tremendous debut." -Ian Mond, Locus

"These tales are heartfelt and funny, a winning combo. Dazzled by the wit, you'll be surprised when you start tearing up at the sincere turn." -Read It Forward

"Wonderfully absurd and unexpectedly moving. . . . These stories are at times poignant and triumphantly silly, but always manage to ring true." -Publishers Weekly

"Bob-Waksberg's fiction debut will capture many readers with its formal innovation, playful language, and relatable portraits of romance gone awry." -Booklist

"Sometimes-whimsical, sometimes-biting short fictions. . . . A savage sendup of love in all its dubious glory." -Kirkus Reviews

"[These stories] keep us engaged and on our toes. With love, your Nana." -Shirley Bob, author's grandmother

"Very moving and true to today's society. I'm so proud of my little Raphi." -Florence Waksberg, author's grandmother

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