It's a Slippery Slope
By (author) Spalding Gray
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It's a Slippery Slope by Spalding Gray
Book DescriptionWithin a year, the familiar boundaries of Spalding Gray's existence have been altered by betrayal, love, lust and loss. He suddenly marries his longtime companion, and divorces her just as quickly; he moves in with his girlfriend, Kathie, who bears him a son; and he learns, against all odds, to ski. But not even his mastery of the much-feared right turn can prepare him for the exhilarating experience of fatherhood. A brilliant improvisation with as many twists and turns as a double-diamond course, "It's a Slippery Slope" explores how one man survives a mid-life crisis by finding his balance on skis.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780374525231
(222mm x 147mm x 8mm)
Imprint: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Spalding Gray
Journals of Spalding Gray, Paperback / softback (October 2012)
The personal diaries of the noted playwright, screenwriter, and actor offers insight into his evolution as an artist, his conflicted celebrity, and the struggles with depression that culminated in his 2004 suicide.
Swimming to Cambodia, Paperback (November 2005)
Presents a soul-baring monologue inspired by "The Killing Fields". As well as offering an anatomy of South-East Asia, this book is laden with movie gossip. Names are dropped, marijuana is smoked, the bordellos of Bangkok are visited. But behind it all lies the genocide that claimed over two million lives under the Pol Pot regime.
Gray's Anatomy, Paperback (February 1994)» View all books by Spalding Gray
The hilarious new monologue by the author of Monster in a Box and Impossible Vacation, this is the ultimate mid-life crisis book that takes Gray into the world of alternative therapies--and to the altar! Excerpted in The New York Times Magazine.
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Author Biography - Spalding Gray
Writer and actor Spalding Gray was best known for writing and starring in autobiographical monologues like "Swimming to Cambodia," "Monster in a Box," and "It's a Slippery Slope" where he humorously integrated his anxieties and experiences into stage performances. He was a co-founder of the Wooster Theatre Group in New York City and also appeared in films such as "The Killing Field" and "Kate & Leopold."
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