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Other People"s Dirt

A Housecleaner"s Curious Adventures

by Louise Rafkin

  • 242 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Plume .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7590837M
ISBN 100452280818
ISBN 109780452280816

  An easy-to-read, easy-to-understand guide on the real-life experiences of black people in the 21st century, Black Stats shows racial discrimination in the form of facts and figures.A critical look Author: Sadie Trombetta. Lesen oder Herunterladen Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Curious Adventures Buchen mit Louise Rafkin. Es ist eines der Bestseller-Bücher in diesem Monat. Verfügbar in den Formaten PDF, EPUB, MOBI, KINDLE, E-BOOK und AUDIOBOOK. Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Curious Adventures by Louise Rafkin. Book Detail: Category: Book.

Septem ) is a long-time American historian, writer, and activist. 1 Early life and education. 4 Selected works. 7 External links. Early life and education. Born in San Antonio, Texas, in to an Oklahoma family, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz grew up in Central Oklahoma, daughter of a sharecropper and a mother that Dunbar believes to have Notable works: An Indigenous Peoples' History of . Other People's Dirt is a rare thing: a thoughtful exploration of a mundane necessity that actually manages to entertain. When Louise Rafkin was young, she tells us, she wanted to be a spy. At that age, she imagined the job would entail snooping around people's houses and going through their : John Krewson.

  April's book club pick is set in stone."--Hello Giggles "Meet your new favorite wry writer."--The Daily Beast "Hilarious ruminations about child-rearing, shopping, and other parents give [Other People's Houses] broad appeal that should extend beyond fans of Waxman's first novel."--Publishers Weekly "Once again, Waxman manages to take a far /5(K).   Other People's Dirt is a collection of Rafkin's observation and commentary about her and her clients' dilemmas with dirt. Her articles and essays have appeared in numerous periodicals, including The New York Times, Ladies' Home Journal, and The Los Angeles : Listen & Live Audio, Inc.


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This book was not actually about 'other people's dirt'. It was about this woman's thoughts on cleaning and how she liked to clean. She had her own little house cleaning business. I desperately wanted to read a book about how other people kept house and their strange quirks/5.

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Share. Buy New. $ $ + $ shipping Only 1 left in stock - order soon. /5(27). Housecleaner extraordinaire Louise Rafkin reads her own work as efficiently as she cleans bathtubs and snoops through the letter pile. Rafkin's voice is pleasantly modulated and well suited to her dry humor in Other People's Dirt, a parallel tale of her cleaning habits and socio-spiritual -cleaner sound effects demarcate chapters in this nearly unabridged /5(27).

Into this life a chance for liberating creativity fell, when Rafkin narrowly escaped a straight-on march into the literary world of academia and headed into the trenches of "other people's dirt." This book documents her experiences as seen from the underbelly of day-to-day life through anecdote and wry observation: dust balls and food stains, what laundry reveals and conceals.

Other People’s Houses. Discussion Questions. In this book the neighborhood plays an important role. What other situations create this kind of community, and how does seeing people every day change your relationship to them. The central character, Frances Bloom, is someone who likes to help, because it makes her feel : Penguin Publishing Group.

PHIL COUSINEAU SOUL: AN ARCHAEOLOGY, THE BOOK OF ROADS. Previous. Next. Other People’s Dirt. By Ann Robinson. Photo by Jessie Leake on Unsplash. In the late s, I started cleaning houses to support my writing habit.

Some of my friends had turned to housekeeping because it paid well–in Marin County, just north of San Francisco, there are. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Curious Adventures by Louise Rafkin at Barnes & Noble.

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Bestsellers and latest releases. try any audiobook Free. The review copy of Jeanine Cummins’ American Dirt arrived brimming with endorsements. A glossy postcard announced that the novel was an Oprah’s Book to tell other people’s stories.

I couldn’t have written that book if it hadn’t been preceded by other books – The Country Girls, A Scandalous Woman, all sorts of stories in which women and girls had a.

Dirt, soil, call it what you wantit's everywhere we go. It is the root of our existence, supporting our feet, our farms, our cities. This fascinating yet disquieting book finds, however, that we are running out of dirt, and it's no laughing matter.4/5.

Since American Dirt, plenty of wisdom has been dispensed not just on the matter of who can tell other people’s stories, but how it should be done. Sensitively, of course, and without stereotypes.

Other Peoples Dirt: Louise Rafkin: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals /5(8). Rafkin delivers the dirt on cleaning with investigative zeal and remarkable depth in Other People’s Dirt: A Housekeeper’s Curious Adventures.

A Episode Recaps. Here's a fabulous book for those who have gotten in touch with their inner housecleaner. Appealing to the voyeur in all of us, Louise Rafkin escorts us into strangers often strange homes in Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Adventures from Cape Cod to Kyoto.

Other Peoples DirtAudio, Cassette Abridged, Audiobook, Unabridged Note: Damaged package!!!- check last 2 pictures What started out as a quick way to earn a living became a curious preoccupation with all things clean and messy. Other Peoples Dirt is an irreverent look at the untidy business of life.

OTHER PEOPLE'S DIRT takes a look at a side of life readers may never again take for granted. "Rafkin's book is sassy her essay on Messies Anonymous is worth the price of admission."--Booklist; "An amusing, touching memoir of Ms.

Rafkin's experiences on the job. Think: female Don Quixote in the cleaning products aisle."--The New York Observer/5(8). Sarah Michelle Gellar is looking to reunite with “Ringer” creators Eric Charmelo and Nicole Snyder on a dramedy co-produced by Fox Entertainment and UTV.

Fox is developing “Other People’s. About Other People’s Houses “Abbi Waxman is both irreverent and thoughtful.”—#1 New York Times bestselling author Emily Giffin The author of The Garden of Small Beginnings returns with a hilarious and poignant new novel about four families, their neighborhood carpool, and the affair that changes everything.

At any given moment in other people’s houses, you can. Print book: Biography: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: In her quirky, irreverent book, Rafkin takes readers on an intimate journey of people's lives, introducing them to unsuspecting clients and to other housecleaners who, like .Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Chapel Hill, NC Donor bostonpubliclibraryPages: Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Curious Adventures by Louise Rafkin (Read by) starting at $ Other People's Dirt: A Housecleaner's Curious Adventures has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace4/5(1).