Andy Borowitz. Follow Storyteller. Andy Borowitz is a comedian and writer whose work appears in The New Yorker as The Borowitz An Unexpected Twist. If you’ve read my book An Unexpected Twist and enjoyed it, would you consider sharing this page about the book on your timeline so your friends can find out. The very funny Andy Borowitz joins us to take a look at a very serious intestinal ailment that almost killed.

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Feb 21, Anita rated it really liked it. I guess not knowing about who Andy is or what he does, made me like this single. Boroowitz don’t see him affected as I was except maybe that this is so short But that’s not really saying much. Wu is a very pleasant Chinese gentleman of few words.

Haven’t read many short stories, but if they read like this, I may become a fan! My colon now unexpectdd — by hand, the artisanal way — I’m given a hospital room, where I recover from the procedure by watching a replay of the Obama-McCain “town hall” debate that took place earlier that night. The name definitely fit this short for sure.


It’s true that it’s more of a long blog post than a book or even a short story, but the guy really is funny. Mar 11, Denali rated it liked boroqitz Shelves: In the absence of humor, the single is left twiet the purposes of telling a journey to the brink of death and the lessens drawn from that experience. The author writes with a good sense of humor and it’s easy to empathize with him and root for him.

It’s a friggin magazine article! I can’t wait to read more from Andy!

An Unexpected Twist

View all 5 comments. As if telling any of it was somehow looking for someone to care or give empathy you don’t deserve. I am so sorry I bought this “book”.

And I realize at that moment that I’ve got today, and I have everything. Noble purposes, but done better a thousand time Kindle Singles are short, but this is like a half-single.

Quotes from An Unexpected Twist. Sep 28, Elyse Walters rated it it was amazing. I know now what I least want to have after a medical procedure. What a great short read! Here are some excerpts that I particularly enjoyed: Some highlights with spoilers: I am totally cheating here.

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Plus it only takes twenty minutes to read – tops. No trivia or quizzes yet.


Okay, so while this medical condition is no laughing matter, there where definite laughs here, right along with real scares. Kindle Edition18 pages. It’s basically andu author’s account of a random and life threatening medical situation he found himself in a few years back.

Andy’s writing always cheers me up — especially when he’s talking about getting cameras shoved up his ass and having his poop diverted into a plastic bag for two months.

Trivia About An Unexpected Twist. It is truly laugh-out-loud funny – I sometimes laugh to ujexpected when I read something but almost never laugh out loud, which this book had me doing on the subway.

This was a short retelling of a very serious health issue-that struck out of the blue for the writer- that probably deserves a book. Return to Book Page.

Book of Interest: An Unexpected Twist by Andy Borowitz

I don’t, and unexpectef seems to me to be a lazy route to laughs. Everything is like four characters and he’s out. Nov 30, Wendy rated it really liked it.

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