Yes Please

Yes Please

Book - 2014
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Do you ever wish your life was just a little bit more dangerous?

Yes Please

Do you look in the mirror and think mean thoughts about your face?

Yes Please

Do you want to know more about the day you were born?

Yes Please

Do you think you would make a terrific ninety-year-old?

Yes Please

Do you have a ridiculous, obsessive, and ultimately unsatisfying relationship with your phone and are you missing that phone right now as you read this?

Yes Please

Do you believe in time travel?

Yes Please

Do you want to hear advice about treating your career like a bad boyfriend?

Yes Please

Do you like to look at the moon and think about how small we are in this big universe?

Yes Please

Do you want to find the thing you love most and go for it no matter what?

Yes Please

Do you need world-famous sex tips that cannot be disputed and would hold up in a sex court of law?

Yes Please

Great news. Amy Poehler is here for you.

Yes Please is her collection of ideas, stories, and questions about the stuff of life, big and small, funny and sad. Now, Yes Please can be yours.

Thank you.

Publisher: New York, NY : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow Publishers, c2014
ISBN: 9780062268358
006226835X
9780062268341
Branch Call Number: BIO POEHLER AMY Poeh
Characteristics: xix, 329 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm

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KlayDyer
May 17, 2019

Fans of Amy Poehler and Maya Rudolph will definitely want to read Joy Press's "What a Trip!" in Vanity Fair (April 2019). A story of powerful women, amazing friends, and great wine (more or less).

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emmckee
Aug 27, 2018

I tried to read this 2x and it was just not entertaining to me. There was too much discussion of her children, and too many "essays" that weren't at all engaging. This book is only for an Amy Poehler superfan, of which I'm sure there are many.

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ryner
Nov 03, 2017

From tales of her humble beginnings and breaking into the comedy business to unabashed name-dropping and moments of shame and weakness, Amy Poehler has written a fun, honest and revealing autobiography. I'm rarely a laugh-out-loud reader, and this book was not necessarily an exception, but it was funny, sweet and charming. I feel like I understand and have more admiration for her and her talents.

ArapahoeHollyR Aug 29, 2017

Candid and hilarious stories from the SNL and Parks and Rec star. Be sure to check out the chapter "Sorry, Sorry, Sorry" - it is one of the best essays I have ever read.

jeana12 Aug 07, 2017

Way more personable and touching then I expected. This is such a wonderful read. It is also gives great insight into growing as a person and learning from our mistakes. The end part that is about her sons is extremely emotional and very well written. This book is very relatable .

ArapahoeAlicia Feb 24, 2017

I love Amy Poehler on and off screen. After Tina Fey's Bossypants, I was excited to read another book from a female comedy icon and while parts of this book made me laugh, something just fell short. Perhaps it was just a little more memoir than comedy. The writing just didn't incorporate enough of the Amy Poehler I love to keep me engaged.

DCPL_Karen Nov 04, 2016

Amy Poehler is always funny on screen -- I really enjoyed this opportunity to get to know her serious, thoughtful side. Packed with reflections and advice, it's a must-read.

JCLHelenH Aug 05, 2016

There's a lot to love in Poehler's Yes, Please. There's also a bit of meh. You'll need both the book (for the pictures) and the audio (for her own reading.)

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daysleeper236
Jul 30, 2016

Loved it!

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jannylegs
Jul 17, 2016

Genuine and awesome, full of special guests. Part memoir, part self-help.

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