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Friends, lovers, and the big terrible thing : a memoir / Matthew Perry.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250866448
  • ISBN: 1250866448
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Flatiron Books, 2022.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The view -- Interlude : Brooklyn -- Keanu Reeves walks among us -- Interlude : matman -- Baggage -- Interlude : dead -- Like I've been there before -- Interlude : Zoom -- No fourth wall -- Interlude : holes -- Bruce Willis -- Interlude : all heaven breaking loose -- The benefit of Friends -- Interlude : pockets -- Odyssey -- Interlude : violence in Hollywood -- The big terrible thing -- Interlude : the smoking section -- Batman.
Summary, etc.:
"The beloved star of Friends takes us behind the scenes of the hit sitcom and his struggles with addiction in this candid, funny, and revelatory memoir that delivers a powerful message of hope and persistence In an extraordinary story that only he could tell, Matthew Perry takes readers onto the soundstage of the most successful sitcom of all time while opening up about his private struggles with addiction. Candid, self-aware, and told with his trademark humor, Perry vividly details his lifelong battle with the disease and what fueled it despite seemingly having it all. Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing is an unforgettable memoir that shares the most intimate details of the love Perry lost, his darkest days, and his greatest friends. Unflinchingly honest, moving, and hilarious: this is the book fans have been waiting for"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Perry, Matthew, 1969-
Friends (Television program)
Actors > United States > Biography.
Addicts > United States > Biography.
Substance abuse > United States.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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  • 54 of 65 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 4 current holds with 65 total copies.
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Ansonia Public Library 921 PER (Text) 34045150024995 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 06/04/2024
Babcock Library - Ashford B Per (Text) 33110150605382 Adult Biography Available -
Beacon Falls Public Library B PER (Text) 33120152850183 Adult Biography Available -
Beardsley & Memorial Library - Winsted B PERRY (Text) 33750000082790 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Bethel Public Library B PERRY (Text) 34030147228321 Adult Biography Available -
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport B PERRY (Text) 34000151397007 Adult Biography Available -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry B PERRY (Text) 33260000590068 Adult Biography Available -
Brookfield Library 921/PERRY (Text) 34029154491962 Display Checked out 06/06/2024
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport B PERRY (Text) 34000151392701 Adult New Biography Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown B PERRY (Text) 34014148569909 Adult New Biography Available -

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