Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang

Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang Summary

In these personal essays, the hilarious comedian and Chelsea Lately host reflects on family, love life, and the absurdities of adulthood with "cheeky candor" and signature wit (Philadelphia Inquirer).
Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails to smoke out the dumbest people on her show? Now, in this new collection of original essays, the #1 bestselling author of Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea delivers one laugh-out-loud moment after another as she sets her sights on the ridiculous side of childhood, adulthood, and daughterhood.
Family moments are fair game, whether it's writing a report on Reaganomics to earn a Cabbage Patch doll, or teaching her father social graces by ordering him to stay indoors. It's open season on her love life, from playing a prank on her boyfriend (using a ravioli, a fake autopsy, and the Santa Monica pier) to adopting a dog so she can snuggle with someone who doesn't talk. And everyone better duck for cover when her beach vacation turns into matchmaking gone wild. Outrageously funny and deliciously wicked, Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang is good good good good!
Chelsea Handler on . . .Being unpopular:"My parents couldn't have been more unreasonable when it came to fads or clothes that weren't purchased at a pharmacy." Living with her boyfriend:"He's similar to a large toddler, the only difference being he doesn't cry when he wakes up."Appreciating her brother:"He's a certified public accountant, and I have a real life."Arm-wrestling a maid of honor:"It wasn't her strength that intimidated me. It was the starry way her eyes focused on me, like Mike Tyson getting ready to feed."

Book Reviews


Boring1 star

She’s delusional15


SO hilarious - one of the few books that can make me literally laugh out loud5 star

I grew up in a very prude household (mostly my mom), which made me feel a lot of shame and guilt when it came to things like sex and my body. Chelsea makes everything seem so nonchalant that it has helped me improve my confidence! I literally listen to her books over and over.55

Hoffman the Great

Funny5 star

Cracked me up!55


Loved it5 star

Crazy but very relatable to my life. I love books like this that has humor and a great story, big fan, a must read!55

Frequent Pizza

Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang5 star

Completely hysterical. Rarely do I have the opportunity to relax and read a book for pleasure. I laughed out loud countless times while reading this. It was a good choice for my precious few leisure hours.55


Freaking hilarious5 star

It was a great read and had me laughing like an idiot.55


amazing!5 star

ive always idolized chelsea handler because of her humor, to me shes just so funny! this book definitely shows she an incredibly amusing person all the time, and i love it.. worth the money, trust me!55


Fun3 star

So nice to see someone in Hollywood have an awesome sense of humor.35


Humorous5 star

Incredibly funny!55


Just buy the book already!5 star

From beginning to end, absolutely laugh-out-loud HILARIOUS!55

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