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Augusten Burroughs' new book is a disappointing collection of self-help cliches 

The title of Augusten Burroughs' new book, This Is How: Proven Aid in Overcoming Shyness, Molestation, Fatness, Spinsterhood, Grief, Disease, Lushery, Decrepitude & More, seems to promise a sendup of self-help culture. Who better to puncture the solipsism of the confessional memoirist…

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