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Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Dungeons and Dragons: One Woman's Quest to Trade Self-Help for Elf-Helpby Shelly Mazzanoble
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Who would have thought that the answers to life's biggest questions can all be found in the greatest role-playing game of all time? Shelly Mazzanoble, that's who! With her signature wit and down-to-earth writing style, Shelly heads down the self-help aisle, exploring universal issues surrounding careers, romance, spirituality, and many more, drawing hilarious yet surprisingly insightful lessons from D&D. For anyone who has ever contemplated a twenty-sided die, this book will make you laugh out loud — and leave you thinking about Dungeons & Dragons and gamer culture in a whole new way.
"The writing style is quick and light with a good amount of witty banter to keep it flying high....If you're a Dungeons and Dragons player, male or female, you'll be entertained by this book." Gamers Daily News
"Everything I Need To Know I Learned From Dungeons & Dragons by Shelly Mazzanoble is a wonderful take on a how-to book on life that centers around Dungeons & Dragons." GeekMom.com
With tongue-in-cheek humor, the creator of the award-winning Confessions of a Part-Time Sorceress takes on the self-help section, proving that the benefits of the Dungeons & Dragons® game goes far beyond simple entertainment.
About the Author
Shelly Mazzanoble is the author of Confessions of a Part-Time Sorceress and writes a monthly column for Dragon® magazine. Her short stories and essays have appeared in the Seattle Times, Carve, Whetstone, Skirt!, and SomeOtherMagazine.com. Originally from Upstate New York and a graduate of Ithaca College, she now lives in Seattle with a bipolar cat and sometimes a foster dog.
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