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F My Life
F My Life
Written by Maxime Valette, Guillaume Passaglia and Didier Guedj, Illustrated by Missbean
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F My Life

Written by Maxime Valette, Guillaume Passaglia and Didier Guedj
Illustrated by Missbean


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $11.99

Today, my boss fired me via text message. I don’t have a text messaging plan. I paid 25 cents to get fired.

Your girlfriend dumped you, your car broke down, your boss passed you up for the big promotion. Life’s not fair, but there is one sure-fire way to ease your pain–laughing... Read more >
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Free-Range Chickens
Free-Range Chickens
Written by Simon Rich
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ISBN: 9780812977110
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Free-Range Chickens

Written by Simon Rich


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $13.00

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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Unusually Stupid Politicians
Unusually Stupid Politicians
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
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ISBN: 9780307498502
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Unusually Stupid Politicians
Washington's Weak in Review
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $9.99

Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras, bestselling authors of the scathingly funny Unusually Stupid Americans and Unusually Stupid Celebrities, now set their bipartisan sights on the hallowed halls of the United States government. Unusually Stupid Politicians exposes the mind-boggling but true political mishaps, missteps, and miscues that have even the savviest spin... Read more >
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The Dangerous Book for Dogs
The Dangerous Book for Dogs
Written by Joe Garden and Janet Ginsburg
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ISBN: 9780307494719
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The Dangerous Book for Dogs
A Parody
Written by Joe Garden and Janet Ginsburg


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

A LAUGH-OUT-LOUD PARODY: AN lLLUSTRATED GUIDE FOR--AND BY--DOGS, UNLOCKING THE MYSTERIES OF DOGHOOD AND TEACHING THEM HOW TO DO THE VERY ACTIVITIES THAT HUMAN SOCIETY SAYS ARE WRONG.

The Dangerous Book for Dogs asks a simple question: isn't there more to being a dog than wearing a mini cashmere sweater and riding... Read more >
Ghosts Aliens
Ghosts Aliens
Written by Trey Hamburger
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ISBN: 9780307407306
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Ghosts Aliens

Written by Trey Hamburger


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $15.00

Are you freaked out by the mere thought of a bird winking at you? Or do you panic when you hear an unexplained gurgling sound?

Well, listen to this. On Saturday, March 8, at 7:12 p.m., Trey Hamburger heard a second hand account of a teleporting Hot Pocket and started wiggin' out... Read more >
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Ghosts Aliens
Ghosts Aliens
Written by Trey Hamburger
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ISBN: 9780307450098
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Ghosts Aliens

Written by Trey Hamburger


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $11.99

Are you freaked out by the mere thought of a bird winking at you? Or do you panic when you hear an unexplained gurgling sound?

Well, listen to this. On Saturday, March 8, at 7:12 p.m., Trey Hamburger heard a second hand account of a teleporting Hot Pocket and started wiggin' out... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345507020
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
All the Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $20.00

There’s no such thing as too much redneck. And it’s easy to understand why. A veritable gumbo of indigenous ingenuity, this deliciously distinct dialect rolls off the tongue like drool in the presence of a barbecue sandwich. Now, just in time for no time in particular, Jeff Foxworthy’s three bestsellers are... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
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ISBN: 9780345509864
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
All the Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $12.99

There’s no such thing as too much redneck. And it’s easy to understand why. A veritable gumbo of indigenous ingenuity, this deliciously distinct dialect rolls off the tongue like drool in the presence of a barbecue sandwich. Now, just in time for no time in particular, Jeff Foxworthy’s three bestsellers are... Read more >
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The Devious Book for Cats
The Devious Book for Cats
Written by Joe Garden, Janet Ginsburg, Chris Pauls, Anita Serwacki and Scott Sherman
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ISBN: 9780345513847
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The Devious Book for Cats
A Parody
Written by Joe Garden, Janet Ginsburg, Chris Pauls, Anita Serwacki and Scott Sherman


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $12.99

Cats have nine lives. Shouldn’t they be lived to the fullest?

“Domesticated” does not mean “docile.” The ho-hum routine of sleep, eat, eat, and sleep is no way for any creature who ruled Egypt for a millennium to spend her day. It’s high time felines everywhere woke up from their cat naps... Read more >
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The Devious Book for Cats
The Devious Book for Cats
Written by Joe Garden, Janet Ginsburg, Chris Pauls, Anita Serwacki and Scott Sherman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345508492
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The Devious Book for Cats
A Parody
Written by Joe Garden, Janet Ginsburg, Chris Pauls, Anita Serwacki and Scott Sherman


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $20.00

Cats have nine lives. Shouldn’t they be lived to the fullest?

“Domesticated” does not mean “docile.” The ho-hum routine of sleep, eat, eat, and sleep is no way for any creature who ruled Egypt for a millennium to spend her day. It’s high time felines everywhere woke up from their cat naps... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345498496
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Learning to Talk More Gooder Fastly
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $6.99

Jeff Foxworthy clearly knows how to talk gooder redneck, especially after two runaway bestsellers on the subject. But for those folks who still need to get in touch with their inner redneck, here’s the third handy reference with even more indigenous idiomatic ingenuity. With Jeff as your guide, you’ll get all... Read more >
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The 12-Step Bush Recovery Program
The 12-Step Bush Recovery Program
Written by Gene Stone
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ISBN: 9780345513885
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The 12-Step Bush Recovery Program
A Lifesaving Guide to Shaking Off the Horrors of the Last Eight Years, with Practical Advice on Relapse, Remission, and Recounts
Written by Gene Stone


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2008
Price: $7.99

The first step is admitting that you have a Bush problem–and that you have ten bucks for this book.

• Do you think that after eight years of George Bush, this country is in good shape?
• Do you feel that the U.S. Constitution has too many Amendments?
• Do you often dream... Read more >
Free-Range Chickens
Free-Range Chickens
Written by Simon Rich
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ISBN: 9781588367327
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Free-Range Chickens

Written by Simon Rich


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $9.99

In his riotous debut collection, Ant Farm, Simon Rich found humor in some of life’s most desperate situations. Now this former editor of The Harvard Lampoon and current writer for Saturday Night Live has returned to mine more comedy from our hopelessly terrifying world.

In the nostalgic opening chapter, Rich recalls his... Read more >
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Color Me Fierce!
Color Me Fierce!
Written by Nike Desis
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ISBN: 9781594742798
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Color Me Fierce!

Written by Nike Desis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2008
Price: $12.95

Crayon Fashion Fun!
 
Shocking and Revealing Fashion Challenges!
 
Hangover Cures! Connect the Dots From Last Night. Read more >
I'm a Stranger Here Myself
I'm a Stranger Here Myself
Written by Bill Bryson
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ISBN: 9780767931182
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I'm a Stranger Here Myself
Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away
Written by Bill Bryson


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $11.99

A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE SUMMER

After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (he had read somewhere that nearly 3 million Americans believed they had been abducted by aliensas... Read more >
The Complete How to Speak Southern
The Complete How to Speak Southern
Written by Steve Mitchell, Illustrated by Sam C. Rawls
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ISBN: 9780307418425
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The Complete How to Speak Southern

Written by Steve Mitchell
Illustrated by Sam C. Rawls


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

The laugh sensation that swept the nation, How to Speak Southern and More How to Speak Southern, is now collected in one complete–and completely hilarious–volume. Embraced by Southerners everywhere and dedicated to all Yankees in the hope that it will teach them to talk right, this uproarious book decodes “Suthun” wit... Read more >
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Eats, Poops & Leaves
Eats, Poops & Leaves
Written by Adam Wasson
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ISBN: 9780307420633
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Eats, Poops & Leaves
The Essential Apologies, Rationalizations, and Downright Denials Every New Paren t Needs to Know and Other Fundamentals of Baby Etiquette
Written by Adam Wasson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Because What You Don’t Know, Will Embarrass You.

What should you do if your baby shrieks at a wedding or “stealth vomits” on an innocent bystander? How can you use your child to avoid old friends you never liked in the first place? Is there a polite way to encourage cash baby-shower... Read more >
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life
Written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
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ISBN: 9780307420657
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Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life

Written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

How do you conjure a life? Give the truest account of what you saw, felt, learned, loved, strived for?

For Amy Krouse Rosenthal, the surprising answer came in the form of an encyclopedia. In Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life she has ingeniously adapted this centuries-old format for conveying knowledge into a... Read more >
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Obliviously On He Sails
Obliviously On He Sails
Written by Calvin Trillin
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ISBN: 9780307431547
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Obliviously On He Sails
The Bush Administration in Rhyme
Written by Calvin Trillin


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin.

Does the Bush Administration sound any better in rhyme? In this biting array of verse, it at least sounds funnier. Calvin Trillin employs everything from a Gilbert and Sullivan style, for describing George Bush’s rescue in the South Carolina... Read more >
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The Self-Destruction Handbook
The Self-Destruction Handbook
Written by Adam Wasson and Jessica Stamen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307422330
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The Self-Destruction Handbook
8 Simple Steps to an Unhealthier You
Written by Adam Wasson and Jessica Stamen


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

REHAB IS FOR QUITTERS

Let’s face it, there are thousands of books out there to help you avoid self-destructive behavior—but what fun is that? Welcome to the first book designed to help you not help yourself. Here you’ll find unsound advice on everything from engineering a revenge affair to picking the gateway... Read more >
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Stick
Stick
Written by Jeffrey Metzner
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ISBN: 9780307421708
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Stick
Great Moments in Art, History, Film, and More...
Written by Jeffrey Metzner


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

A hilarious send-up iconic images from art, history, film, children's stories, and more, rendered in stick figure drawings. Read more >
Unusually Stupid Americans
Unusually Stupid Americans
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417619
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Unusually Stupid Americans
A Compendium of All-American Stupidity
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $8.99

A hilarious collection of lists, statistics, news items, quotations, and facts detailing stupid acts of Americans from all walks of life—by the authors of the bestselling The 776 Stupidest Things Ever Said

Everyone knows that America is “the land of the free and the home of the brave,” but sometimes that means... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345502216
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Learning to Talk More Gooder Fastly
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $6.99

Jeff Foxworthy clearly knows how to talk gooder redneck, especially after two runaway bestsellers on the subject. But for those folks who still need to get in touch with their inner redneck, here’s the third handy reference with even more indigenous idiomatic ingenuity. With Jeff as your guide, you’ll get all... Read more >
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Unusually Stupid Politicians
Unusually Stupid Politicians
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812977516
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Unusually Stupid Politicians
Washington's Weak in Review
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $13.00

Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras, bestselling authors of the scathingly funny Unusually Stupid Americans and Unusually Stupid Celebrities, now set their bipartisan sights on the hallowed halls of the United States government. Unusually Stupid Politicians exposes the mind-boggling but true political mishaps, missteps, and miscues that have even the savviest spin... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345494245
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
More Words You Thought the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $6.99

Clearly one redneck dictionary was not enough. And it’s no wonder. The South is positively bursting at the seams with colorful words and turns of phrases in this distinct dialect. Now men and women from all across this great land can further fine-tune their fluency and showcase their confidence when speaking... Read more >
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