Nastybook

Version: Unabridged
Author: Barry Yourgrau
Narrator: Barry Yourgrau
Genres: Juvenile & Children's, Fiction & Literature, Comedy, Comedy
Publisher: Harper Children's Audio
Published In: May 2005
# of Units: 3 CDs
Length: 3 hours
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Overview

NASTY ( 'nas-te ) adj. 1. Twisted.2. Spitefully unfair.3. Causing dangerous and severe laughter. SYNONYMS: Hilarious. Deliciously fun. Sample usage: "What a nasty, wicked book, filled with mayhem and mischief." "Only nasty criminals would kidnap a cuddly teddy bear!" "Monsters attacking 'cause a kid picks his nose? That's nasty." "A witch on the Internet, a superhero who farts? All nasty too!" ANTONYMS: Nice. Boring. Plain old ordinary.

Author Details

Author Details

Yourgrau, Barry

Writer-performer Barry Yourgrau is the author of acclaimed books of brief fiction, including Wearing Dad's Head and The Sadness of Sex, in whose film version he starred. He s appeared on MTV and NPR, and written for the New York Times, Huffington Post, Paris Review, and Vice, among others. Born in South Africa, he lives in New York and Istanbul.