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Half Empty
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Written by David Rakoff, Read by David Rakoff
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Written by David Rakoff
Read by David Rakoff


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On Sale: September 21, 2010
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The inimitably witty David Rakoff, New York Times bestselling author of Don’t Get Too Comfortable, defends the commonsensical notion that you should always assume the worst, because you’ll never be disappointed.

In this deeply funny (and, no kidding, wise and poignant) book, Rakoff examines the realities of our sunny,  gosh­... Read more >
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Dave Barry Does Japan
Dave Barry Does Japan
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry Does Japan

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
Price: $11.99

"One of the funniest peole ever to tap tap on a PC."
PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Not since George Bush's memorable dinner with the Japanese prime minister has the Land of the Rising Sun seen the likes of a goodwill ambassador like Dave Barry. Join him as he belts out oldies in a karaoke bar... Read more >
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Dave Barry Slept Here
Dave Barry Slept Here
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry Slept Here
A Sort of History of the United States
Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
Price: $7.99

"Bary turns his formidable wit to the subject of American history, with a result reminiscent of the Reduced Shakespeare Company: The better you know the original, the funnier it gets."
LOS ANGELES TIMES
This time Dave Barry's subject is history, the way it's never been told before. Every single momentous event and... Read more >
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Dave Barry Turns Forty
Dave Barry Turns Forty
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry Turns Forty

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
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"Just the ticket for the '90s."
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
If you're too young for a nursing home yet too old to be a rock star, if your marriage is as exciting as scraping grass off the lawnmower blades, then this hilarious book by Pulitzer-Prize-winning columnist and author is for you. Put on your... Read more >
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Dave Barry's Greatest Hits
Dave Barry's Greatest Hits
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry's Greatest Hits

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
Price: $7.99

WHEN DAVE BARRY IS ON THE LOOSE, NO ONE IS SAFE!

What Dave Barry did for the men's movement in his Complete Guide to Guys and for foreign relations when he did Japan he now does for . . . everything in America. The rapacious observer of Tupperware ladies and leisure concept... Read more >
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Dave Barry's Only Travel Guide You'll Ever Need
Dave Barry's Only Travel Guide You'll Ever Need
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry's Only Travel Guide You'll Ever Need

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
Price: $7.99

TAKE YOUR TRAVEL TIPS FROM DAVE BARRY,
A GUY WHO IS REALLY GONE!

Complete with maps, histories, quaint local facts (France's National Underwear Changing Day is March 12), song lyrics, helpful hints on how to get through Customs (all insects must be spayed), and tidbits from Dave Barry's own fond vacation nightmares, DAVE... Read more >
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Homes and Other Black Holes
Homes and Other Black Holes
Written by Dave Barry
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ISBN: 9780307758828
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Homes and Other Black Holes

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2010
Price: $7.99

"Mr. Barry is the funniest man in America and we should encourage him."
--The New York Times Book Review
THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME--EXCEPT IN A SELLER'S MARKET
At long last, Dave Barry, the dean of everything, lets you in on the deepest, darkest mysteries of life and answers your hysterical home purchase questions... Read more >
Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
Written by Jim Dawson
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Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
A Natural History of the Fart
Written by Jim Dawson


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $9.99

This impolite, aromatic, and incredibly erudite flatulence compendium will astound you with:
• The recent discovery of the world’s oldest joke, a proverb from the Old Babylonian period, that turned out to be—that’s right, folks—a fart joke.
• A new reading of Emily Dickinson’s poetry that “reveals” the true meaning behind “They Have... Read more >
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Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
Written by Jim Dawson
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Did Somebody Step on a Duck?
A Natural History of the Fart
Written by Jim Dawson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $9.99

This impolite, aromatic, and incredibly erudite flatulence compendium will astound you with:
• The recent discovery of the world’s oldest joke, a proverb from the Old Babylonian period, that turned out to be—that’s right, folks—a fart joke.
• A new reading of Emily Dickinson’s poetry that “reveals” the true meaning behind “They Have... Read more >
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I Told You So
I Told You So
Written by Kate Clinton
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ISBN: 9780807044551
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I Told You So

Written by Kate Clinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

I Told You So is a hilarious, bittersweet, and politically acute survival guide. In collected columns and routines, Kate Clinton gleefully details personal coping techniques tested over a lifetime. They're perfectly suited for political and cultural upheaval: wildcatting for democracy, curbing your cynicism, and changing the climate. Read them and you'll... Read more >
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Nothin' But Good Times Ahead
Nothin' But Good Times Ahead
Written by Molly Ivins
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ISBN: 9780307434470
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Nothin' But Good Times Ahead

Written by Molly Ivins


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2010
Price: $9.99

She's back.  Molly Ivins, our most perceptive, outrageously funny political commentator, has given us an uproarious new book.

In Nothin' But Good Times Ahead, Ivins proved that no one has a steadier gaze or a quicker trigger finger, as she hits the bull's-eye in such targets as George Bush, Bill Clinton, Camille...

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Disquiet, Please!
Disquiet, Please!
Edited by David Remnick and Henry Finder
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ISBN: 9780812979978
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Disquiet, Please!
More Humor Writing from The New Yorker
Edited by David Remnick and Henry Finder


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $18.00

The New Yorker is, of course, a bastion of superb essays, influential investigative journalism, and insightful arts criticism. But for eighty years it’s also been a hoot. Now an uproarious sampling of its funny writings can be found in this collection, by turns satirical and witty, misanthropic and menacing. From the... Read more >
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Molly Ivins Can't Say That, Can She?
Molly Ivins Can't Say That, Can She?
Written by Molly Ivins
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Molly Ivins Can't Say That, Can She?

Written by Molly Ivins


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

Whether she's writing about redneck politics in her native Texas or the discreet charms of Bushwazee, Molly Ivins in never less than devastatingly honest—and hilarious.  Our toughest, funniest, and savviest columnist delivers the goods on:

-Texas politics: "Well, our attorney general is under indictment.  He ran as 'the people's lawyer'; now we call...

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Just When I Thought I'd Dropped My Last Egg
Just When I Thought I'd Dropped My Last Egg
Written by Kathie Lee Gifford
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Just When I Thought I'd Dropped My Last Egg
Life and Other Calamities
Written by Kathie Lee Gifford


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
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Just When I Thought I’d Dropped My Last Egg is Kathie Lee Gifford’s triumphant laugh-out-loud celebration of forging ahead with gusto, even long after we’re old enough to know better. Age, after all, isn’t a number, it’s a state of mind, and being fertile isn’t just about having babies, it’s about... Read more >
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When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win
When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win
Written by Carol Leifer, Contribution by Jerry Seinfeld
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When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win
Reflections on Looking in the Mirror
Written by Carol Leifer
Contribution by Jerry Seinfeld


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2010
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Stand-up comic and comedy writer Carol Leifer faced a critical dilemma and had only two options: either continue sharing her greatest childhood memory (seeing the Beatles at Shea Stadium in 1966) or lie about her age. But the choice soon became clear: “I see now that when you deny your age... Read more >
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Ant Farm
Ant Farm
Written by Simon Rich
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ISBN: 9780307493965
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Ant Farm
And Other Desperate Situations
Written by Simon Rich


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2009
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In Ant Farm, former Harvard Lampoon president Simon Rich finds humor in some very surprising places. Armed with a sharp eye for the absurd and an overwhelming sense of doom, Rich explores the ridiculousness of our everyday lives. The world, he concludes, is a hopelessly terrifying place–with endless comic potential.

–If your... Read more >
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UFOs, JFK, and Elvis
UFOs, JFK, and Elvis
Written by Richard Belzer
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UFOs, JFK, and Elvis
Conspiracies You Don't Have to Be Crazy to Believe
Written by Richard Belzer


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2009
Price: $11.99

"I'm not asking you to believe every conspiracy theory you'll find in this book. . . . I didn't write this book to give you all the answers. The Warren Commission did that, and the answers were all wrong. I wrote this book to inspire you to do what the powers... Read more >
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Official Book Club Selection
Official Book Club Selection
Written by Kathy Griffin
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ISBN: 9780345518576
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Official Book Club Selection
A Memoir According to Kathy Griffin
Written by Kathy Griffin


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $11.99

Official Book Club Selection is Kathy Griffin unplugged, uncensored, and unafraid to dish about what really happens on the road, away from the cameras, and at the star party after the show. (It's also her big chance to score that coveted book club endorsement she's always wanted. Are you there, Oprah?...

Read more >
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Official Book Club Selection
Official Book Club Selection
Written by Kathy Griffin, Read by Kathy Griffin
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A Memoir According to Kathy Griffin
Written by Kathy Griffin
Read by Kathy Griffin


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On Sale: September 8, 2009
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A Conversation with Kathy Griffin:

Q: State your name and profession.
KG: My name is Kathy Griffin, and I am a teller of d**k jokes. And a plumber.

Q: This is your first book. Had you ever considered writing anything before? A novel? Or a work of historical scholarship? Or a children's story?
KG: I... Read more >
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Dave Barry Is from Mars and Venus
Dave Barry Is from Mars and Venus
Written by Dave Barry
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Dave Barry Is from Mars and Venus

Written by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $11.99

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, bestselling author, and Wheel of Fortune contestant Dave Barry exposes the shattering truth. Whether he's splashing with the U.S. sychronized swim team ("Picture a bunch of elegant swans swimming with a flailing sea cow") or reliving the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving ("We've decided to obliterate your culture, but first... Read more >
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What Einstein Told His Barber
What Einstein Told His Barber
Written by Robert Wolke
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What Einstein Told His Barber
More Scientific Answers to Everyday Questions
Written by Robert Wolke


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2009
Price: $11.99

What makes ice cubes cloudy? How do shark attacks make airplanes safer? Can a person traveling in a car at the speed of sound still hear the radio? Moreover, would they want to...?

Do you often find yourself pondering life's little conundrums? Have you ever wondered why the ocean is blue? Or... Read more >
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Why Is My Mother Getting a Tattoo?
Why Is My Mother Getting a Tattoo?
Written by Jancee Dunn
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Why Is My Mother Getting a Tattoo?
And Other Questions I Wish I Never Had to Ask
Written by Jancee Dunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2009
Price: $14.00

Despite her forty years and a successful career as a rock journalist, Jancee Dunn still feels like a teenager, especially around her parents and sisters. Looking around, Dunn realizes that she’s not alone in this regression: Her friends, all with successful jobs, marriages, and families of their own, still feel like... Read more >
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Too Fat to Fish
Too Fat to Fish
Written by Artie Lange and Anthony Bozza, Foreword by Howard Stern
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ISBN: 9780385526579
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Too Fat to Fish

Written by Artie Lange and Anthony Bozza
Foreword by Howard Stern


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $16.00

Outrageous, raw, and painfully funny true stories straight from the life of the actor, comedian, and much-loved cast member of The Howard Stern Show—with a foreword by Howard Stern.

When Artie Lange joined the permanent cast of The Howard Stern Show in 2001, it was possibly the greatest thing ever to happen... Read more >
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Free-Range Chickens
Free-Range Chickens
Written by Simon Rich
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Free-Range Chickens

Written by Simon Rich


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
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After a riotous debut collection, Ant Farm, Simon Rich returns to mine more comedy from our hopelessly terrifying world. In the nostalgic opening chapter, Rich recalls his fear of the Tooth Fairy (“Is there a face fairy?”) and his initial reaction to the “Got-your-nose” game (“Please just kill me. Better to... Read more >
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I Told You So
I Told You So
Written by Kate Clinton
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ISBN: 9780807044513
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I Told You So

Written by Kate Clinton


Format: Abridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: May 1, 2009
Price: $19.95

I Told You So is a hilarious, bittersweet, and politically acute survival guide. In collected columns and routines, Kate Clinton gleefully details personal coping techniques tested over a lifetime. They're perfectly suited for political and cultural upheaval: wildcatting for democracy, curbing your cynicism, and changing the climate. Read them and you'll... Read more >
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