What On Earth Have I Done?

Stories, Observations, and Affirmations

Robert Fulghum

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Robert Fulghum’s new book begins with a question we’ve all asked ourselves: “What on Earth have I done?”  As Fulghum finds out, the answer is never easy and, almost always, surprising.  For the last couple of years, Fulghum has been traveling the world - from Seattle to the Moab Desert to Crete - looking for a few fellow travelers interested in thinking along with him as he delights in the unexpected: trick-or-treating with your grandchildren dressed like a large rabbit, pots of daffodils blooming in mid-November, a view of the earth from outer space, the mysterious night sounds of the desert, every man's trip to a department store to buy socks, the raucous all-night long feast that is Easter in Greece, the trials and tribulations of plumbing problems and the friendship one can strike up with someone who doesn't share the same language. What on Earth Have I Done? is an armchair tour of everyday life as seen by Robert Fulghum, one of America’s great essayists, a man who has two feet planted firmly on the earth, one eye on the heavens and, at times, a tongue planted firmly in his cheek. Fulghum writes to his fellow travelers, with a sometimes light heart, about the deep and vexing mysteries of being alive and says, “This is my way of bringing the small boat of my life within speaking distance of yours.  Hello…” 

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Listen to this audiobook excerpt and hear Robert Fulghum read from his book What On Earth Have I Done? Stories, Observations, and Affirmations. It's been over ten years since Robert Fulghum has published a book of his essays, but he is back and in fine form with What on Earth Have I Done?

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Robert Fulghum

ROBERT FULGHUM is the bestselling author of All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten and numerous other books. He grew up in Waco, TX. He now divides his time among Seattle, Utah, and Crete.

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What On Earth Have I Done?
Stories, Observations, and Affirmations
Robert Fulghum

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St. Martin's Press
October 2008
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429919838
ISBN10: 1429919833
320 pages
$9.98

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Macmillan Audio
September 2007
Unabridged Digital Audio
ISBN: 9781427201867
ISBN10: 1427201862
Audio Run Time: 7:00
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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
October 2008
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ISBN: 9780312365509
ISBN10: 0312365500
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 320 pages
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