The Cassandra Chronicles

Ariel Leve
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What's so great about positivity? The only place to go is down. Ariel Leve is here to tell us why we're all doomed .

Hypochondriac, neurotic, habitual sweater-of-the-small-stuff, Cassandra is one of life's losers. She counts it a good day if she manages to get out of bed. If someone should ask: what's the worst thing that can happen? She has a ready-made list and lives in permanent fear of what's to come. But at least, as a pessimist, she's fully prepared for any eventuality: people who see the glass half full are only a spill away from disappointment.

Whether you've been dumped by the love of your life, lost your job, said the wrong thing at a party, or forgotten to have children, Cassandra is there to remind you that it could be worse . you could be her.

Author bio:

Born in 1968 in New York, Ariel Leve wrote comedy for television before turning to journalism. She has been a contracted writer for the Sunday Times Magazine since 2003, writing cover stories and full-length features, and also writes regularly for the Guardian, Vogue, The Evening Standard and Elle. She is currently working on a novel. ariel-leve.com

Category: Humour & Gift
ISBN: 9781846272035
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Granta
Imprint: Portobello Trade
Pub Date: October 2009
Page Extent: 304
Format: Book
Age: 0 - 0
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Subject: Humour

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