Now Fey's an Author, Too

Star of SNL , 30 Rock to write a collection of essays
By Rebecca Smith Hurd,  Newser User
Posted Oct 4, 2008 12:33 PM CDT
Writer, comedian, and actress Tina Fey walks the picket line with members of the Writers Guild of America in front of Viacom headquarters in New York, in this Jan. 9, 2008, file photo.    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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(Newser) – Tina Fey just got a little busier. She's finalized a deal to write a collection of humorous essays for Little, Brown and Company, the New York Observer reports. Fey—currently in the spotlight for her spot-on impersonations of VP wannabe Sarah Palin—reportedly worked out a deal to fund the building of six new libraries in poor NYC neighborhoods. Her writing credits include TV's 30 Rock and Saturday Night Live, and the movie Mean Girls.
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