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Scary Mommy's Guide to Surviving the Holidays

by Jill Smokler Pocket Star (November 17, 2014)

From New York Times bestselling author and acclaimed “Scary Mommy” blogger Jill Smokler comes a funny and practical guide filled with essays, recipes, and tried-and-true tips sure to get any parent through...


Grace's Guide

by Grace Helbig Gallery Books (October 21, 2014)

#1 New York Times Bestseller

By the host of The Grace Helbig Show on E! and the it’sGrace YouTube channel, comedian Grace Helbig offers an irreverent and illustrated guide to life for anyone faced with the...


Dear White People

by Justin Simien & Ian O'Phelan Simon & Schuster (September 30, 2014)

*Now a Netflix Original Series*

In the satirical tradition of the New York Times bestseller Stuff White People Like comes this witty companion book to the “incredibly entertaining” (Indiewire) film of the...


Hyena

by Jude Angelini Gallery Books (September 23, 2014)

Hyena is a collection of autobiographical stories by Jude Angelini, which takes the reader on his journey of heartbreak, depravity, and hilarity, deftly moving between his adult life and his childhood growing...


Readers Digest Funny Family Jokes

by Editors at Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (October 21, 2014)

In the Reader's Digest Funny Family Jokes we have compiled some of the funniest jokes, riddles, and one-liners that can be shared across generations, around the dinner table or the campfire. Truly, there's something...


Now That's Funny!

by Andy Simmons Reader's Digest (August 16, 2012)

Every year, Reader’s Digest readers send in tens of thousands of jokes and funny anecdotes, in their quest for a $100 check and, as an extra benefit, eternal glory: to have their joke published in the world’s...


Zombie Spaceship Wasteland

by Patton Oswalt Scribner (January 04, 2011)

Prepare yourself for a journey through the world of Patton Oswalt, one of the most creative, insightful, and hysterical voices on the entertain­ment scene today. Widely known for his roles in the films Big...


Rage Against the Machine, Your Boss, Your Bills, and Everything Else

by Ronald Lewis Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

Tired of paying hundreds of dollars for a cell phone contract? Always end up with what seems like dozens of electrics accessories when all you wanted was a TV? Find yourself constantly stalked by telemarketers?...


The Making of a Stand-Up Guy

by Charlie Murphy Gallery Books (December 01, 2009)

As one of the most popular performers on Comedy Central’s mega-hit The Chappelle Show, Charlie Murphy—older brother of comedy legend Eddie Murphy—shares his passion for comedy and tells his true Hollywood...


Ham: Slices of a Life: Essays and Stories

by Sam Harris Gallery Books (January 14, 2014)

In a collection of personal essays that are “both rip-roaringly funny and sentimental, drawing natural (and justified) comparisons to David Sedaris and David Rakoff” (Esquire), longtime recording artist...


The Hypochondriac's Guide to Life. And Death.

by Gene Weingarten & Dave Barry Simon & Schuster (June 15, 2010)

When every hiccup sounds like the call of doom, each stomach pang hints at incipient cancer, and a headache means it's time to firm up your last will and testament, The Hypochondriac's Guide to Life. And Death....


I Only Roast the Ones I Love

by Jeffrey Ross Gallery Books (September 15, 2009)

Jeffrey Ross is one of the world’s most foremost practitioners of insult comedy. Having escaped from his family’s kosher catering business, he spent years in the comedy circuit and mastered his craft of...


Barack Like Me

by David Alan Grier & Alan Eisenstock Gallery Books (October 06, 2009)

FROM GROWING UP IN DETROIT, where he marched as a ten-year-old with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., to attending the inauguration of President Barack Obama, where he narrowly avoided the Purple Tunnel of Doom but...


Dirty Daddy

by Bob Saget It Books (April 08, 2014)

Millions of viewers know and love Bob Saget from his role as the sweetly neurotic father on the smash hit Full House, and as the charming wisecracking host of America's Funniest Home Videos. And then there are...


The Snark Handbook: Clichés Edition

by Lawrence Dorfman Skyhorse (October 01, 2012)

CLICHÉ: noun

Etymology: French, literally, printer's stereotype, from past participle of clichér, to stereotype, of imitative origin

Date: 1892

1 : a trite phrase or expression; also : the idea expressed by it...


Mirth of a Nation: The Best Contemporary Humor

by Michael J. Rosen HarperCollins e-books (December 21, 2010)

A salvo of hilarity from that loose canon of American humor that Mirth of a Nation editor Michael J. Rosen has culled from some 1200 pages of brilliantly original works by our best contemporary humorists. This...


Shut Up, You're Welcome: Thoughts on Life, Death, and Other Inconveniences

by Annie Choi Gallery Books (July 09, 2013)

From the author of Happy Birthday or Whatever, an outright hilarious and heartfelt collection of personal essays about everything from underwear to musical theater.

ANNIE CHOI HATES MUSICAL THEATER. SHE THINKS...


Lipshtick

by Gwen Macsai HarperCollins e-books (October 27, 2009)

Get comfy, pull up a pan of blondies, and settle in for some girlfriend talk. Get the lowdown on who's low and how's down, whose long-standing but unspoken conflict with her mother is contributing to her sexual...


I Shudder

by Paul Rudnick HarperCollins e-books (September 15, 2009)

I Shudder is a side-splittingly funny collection of essays from Paul Rudnick, one of America’s preeminent humorists. Rudnick, who writes for The New Yorker and has written the screenplays for the films In...


American Cornball

by Christopher Miller Harper (September 23, 2014)

American Cornball is Christopher Miller's irresistibly funny illustrated survey of popular humor—the topics that used to make us laugh, from hiccups and henpecked-husbands to outhouses and old maids—and...


Schmucks!

by Jackie Mason & Raoul Felder HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Jackie Mason, one of the true kings of comedy, and his partner in crime, federal prosecutor and celebrity attorney Raoul Felder, go after America's lowlifes, scumbags, and everything else that really gets on...


The Greedy Bastard Diary

by Eric Idle HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A stunningly witty exploration of the American landscape -- not to mention a brilliant comic's mind -- this diary is chock-full of everything you ever wanted to know about Eric Idle, Monty Python, America, and...


Why Girls Can't Throw

by Mitchell Symons HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Warning: the truth can be shocking, seductive, offensive, outrageous...even disgusting!

Are you perplexed by the mysteries of the universe, confounded by the workings of the human body, prone to pondering the...


When Did I Get Like This?: The Screamer, the Worrier, the Dinosaur-Chicken-Nugget-Buyer, and Other Mothers I Swore I'd Never Be

by Amy Wilson HarperCollins e-books (April 06, 2010)

“Amy Wilson’s hilarious, tender memoir…had me laughing out loud with recognition. She captures the small moments of motherhood in a way that is both funny and thought-provoking.”

—Gretchen Rubin, author...


The Potty Mouth at the Table

by Laurie Notaro Gallery Books (May 07, 2013)

From the celebrated author best known for the Idiot Girls’ Action-Adventure Club and described as “the funniest writer in the solar system” (The Miami Herald) comes a new laugh-out-loud collection of essays...


Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses

by Bess Lovejoy Simon & Schuster (March 12, 2013)

A “marvelously macabre” (Kirkus Reviews) history of the bizarre afterlives of corpses of the celebrated and notorious dead.

For some of the most influential figures in history, death marked the start of a...


236 Pounds of Class Vice President

by Jason Mulgrew Harper Perennial (February 13, 2013)

Jason Mulgrew, popular blogger and author of Everything Is Wrong with Me, continues his depreciating yet hilarious self-reflection with 236 Pounds of Class Vice President

Set in Mulgrew’s high school years,...


Pigeon in a Crosswalk: Tales of Anxiety and Accidental Glamour

by Jack Gray Simon & Schuster (February 19, 2013)

From television producer Jack Gray comes a generational account of finding one’s way at work, at home, and even across the street.

There are a lot of unforgettable characters in these pages: a loveable if...


Moranthology

by Caitlin Moran Harper Perennial (November 06, 2012)

The follow-up to Caitlin Moran's breakout hit, How to Be a Woman—A hilarious collection of award-winning columns, available to American readers for the first time ever.

Possibly the only drawback to the bestselling...


The Dangerous Animals Club

by Stephen Tobolowsky Simon & Schuster (September 25, 2012)

From legendary character actor Stephen Tobolowsky, comes a collection of memoiristic pieces about life, love, acting, and adventure, told with a beguiling voice and an uncommon talent for storytelling.

The Dangerous...


I Ain't Doin' It

by Heather Land Howard Books (May 07, 2019)

Social media comedian Heather Land uses her trademark sassy, laugh-out-loud humor to remind us of the many ways that real life can be really funny.

Heather Land has something to say about almost everything in...


The White Man's Guide to White Male Writers of the Western Canon

by Dana Schwartz & Jason Adam Katzenstein Harper Perennial (November 05, 2019)

How do you use ‘taraddidle’ in a sentence? Is it possible to make a Gin Ricky that’s also a metaphor for the American Dream?  How can you tell your Faulkner from your Franzen if you haven’t actually...


A Savage Life

by Michael Savage William Morrow Paperbacks (June 25, 2019)

Radio legend Michael Savage reveals the man behind the microphone, sharing his extraordinary American journey and the adventures that shaped him.

**FEATURING EXCLUSIVE, NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED NEW MATERIAL**

For...


Read Something Else: Collected & Dubious Wit & Wisdom of Lemony Snicket

by Lemony Snicket HarperCollins (April 16, 2019)

Looking for wit, wisdom, and inspiration all within the pages of one useful book? Read Something Else. 

Life is a turbulent journey, fraught with confusion, heartbreak, and inconvenience. This collection of...


The Chapo Guide to Revolution

by Chapo Trap House, Felix Biederman, Matt Christman & Brendan James et al. Atria Books (August 21, 2018)

Instant New York Times bestseller

“Howard Zinn on acid or some bullsh*t like that.” —Tim Heidecker

The creators of the cult-hit podcast Chapo Trap House deliver a manifesto for everyone who feels orphaned...


No Happy Endings

by Nora McInerny Dey Street Books (March 26, 2019)

The author of It’s Okay to Laugh and host of the popular podcast Terrible, Thanks for Asking—interviews that are “a gift to be able to listen [to]” (New York Times)—returns with more hilarious meditations...


Lose Well

by Chris Gethard HarperOne (October 16, 2018)

A laugh-out-loud, kick-in-the-pants self-help narrative for anyone who ever felt like they didn’t fit in or couldn’t catch a break—comedian and cult hero Chris Gethard shows us how to get over our fear...


American Tantrum

by Neil Casey, Anthony Atamanuik & Howard Fineman William Morrow (October 23, 2018)

A devastatingly hilarious satire that cuts closer to the truth of than any nonfiction account: The creator and star of Comedy Central’s acclaimed The President Show opens the vault and imagines Donald J. Trump’s...


We Learn Nothing

by Tim Kreider Free Press (June 12, 2012)

“Kreider locates the right simile and the pith of situations as he carefully catalogues humanity’s inventive and manifold ways of failing” (Publishers Weekly, starred review).

In We Learn Nothing, satirical...


How Not to Get Shot

by D. L. Hughley & Doug Moe William Morrow (June 26, 2018)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS FINALIST

"Hilarious yet soul-shaking." —Black Enterprise, a "Must Read Book for 2019"

200 years ago, white people told black folks, “‘I suggest you...


Go Ask Ali

by Ali Wentworth Harper (April 24, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author Ali Wentworth offers her hilarious and unique advice on surviving the absurdity of modern life in her third collection of laugh-out-loud comic vignettes.

Ali Wentworth’s first...


Stand by Your Truth: And Then Run for Your Life!

by Rickey Smiley Gallery Books (October 24, 2017)

Part memoir, part testimonial, and part life guide, Stand by Your Truth mixes Rickey Smiley’s down-home humor with the values he learned from being raised by three generations of elders, steeped in the Baptist...


The Great Gasbag

by Joy Behar Harper (October 24, 2017)

One of our most beloved comedians, the brilliantly witty and outspoken star of The View, hits the most unpopular President ever elected where it hurts—and makes us laugh and cheer—in this hilarious alphabetical...


The Clothes Make the Girl (Look Fat)?

by Brittany Gibbons Dey Street Books (December 26, 2017)

A sartorial follow-up to her hilarious memoir in stories, Fat Girl Walking, internet personality Brittany Gibbons once again deep dives into the world of the plus size woman, this time chronicling her love/hate...


Now for the Disappointing Part

by Steven Barker Skyhorse (November 01, 2016)

True stories from the world of temporary employment for anyone terrified of being stuck in a job they hate.

When Steven Barker was twelve, his father, in pursuit of the American Dream, moved the family from Canada...


Stash Envy

by Lisa Boyer Good Books (October 01, 2005)

          Another book of quilting humor -- from the author of the ever-popular book "That Dorky Homemade Look!" Funny woman Lisa Boyer is an expert quilter. And she's determined to enjoy making quilts....


Tales from the Crib

by DeeDee Filiatreault Skyhorse (November 01, 2016)

Tales from the Crib will make all parental units feel better about themselves—no vegetables required.

Let’s be honest. Nobody wants to sit next to that chipper mom at playgroup who knows everything. Please....


Hitler Saved My Life: WARNING-This book makes jokes about the Third Reich, the Reign of Terror, World War I, cancer, Millard Fillmore, Chernobyl, and

by Jim Riswold Regan Arts. (September 26, 2017)

When advertising legend Jim Riswold is stricken with leukemia and prostate cancer, he quits the business that made him famous to become a “fake artist,” creating a controversial body of work with a controversial...


My Life as Eva

by Eva Gutowski Gallery Books (February 14, 2017)

From the popular YouTube tastemaker Eva Gutowski comes her nationally bestselling lifestyle and advice book on the ups and downs of life, told in her hilarious, charming, and genuine voice.

What’s up guys?...


Yeah, I Said It

by Wanda Sykes Atria Books (September 21, 2004)

Wanda Sykes reduces people to tears -- tears of laughter. She's done so as a stand-up comic, a sitcom star, and a sports commentator for years now, and in the process she's gained a huge fan base nationwide....