Enjoy shopping with us any way you choose! ONLINE, IN STORE, or BY PHONE.

Learn more

I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are

I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are cover

From the charming and wickedly funny co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, a collection of hilarious personal essays, poems and even amusement park maps on the subjects of insecurity, fame, anxiety, and much more.

Rachel Bloom has felt abnormal and out of place her whole life. In this exploration of what she thinks makes her "different," she's come to realize that a lot of people also feel this way; even people who she otherwise thought were "normal."

In a collection of laugh-out-loud funny essays, all told in the unique voice (sometimes singing voice) that made her a star; Rachel writes about everything from her love of Disney, OCD and depression, weirdness, and Spanx to the story of how she didn't poop in the toilet until she was four years old; Rachel's pieces are hilarious, smart, and infinitely relatable (except for the pooping thing).

Rachel Bloom is best known as the star and co-creator of the CW musical dramedy, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, for which she earned a Golden Globe and Critics Choice Award for her performance as "Rebecca Bunch" as well as an Emmy Award for the show's songwriting. As a live performer, she has sold out Radio City Music Hall and The London Palladium and recently had a residency at the Just for Laughs comedy festival. In April, she starred in the movie Trolls World Tour as "Barb." She will be writing the music and lyrics for The Nanny on Broadway.

ISBN: 9781538745359

ISBN-10: 9781538745359

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

Publication Date: 11/17/2020 - 12:00am

On Sale: 11/17/2020 - 12:00am

Pages: 288

Categories

Humor / Form / Essays

Humor / Topic / Men, Women & Relationships

Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts

More by Rachel Bloom

  • I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are Cover Image
  • Eat Something: A Wise Sons Cookbook for Jews Who Like Food and Food Lovers Who Like Jews Cover Image
  • Finding Him Cover Image
  • Finding Him Cover Image
  • Risky Play Cover Image
  • Risky Play Cover Image