Humor, Impulse

ON CORPULENCE: FEEDING THE BODY AND FEEDING THE MIND

Fat seemed to be getting fatter under Queen Victoria: Tweedledum and Tweedledee; Joe "the fat boy" in The Pickwick Papers; even the first known report of childhood obesity in 1859. But for the short, corpulent (and extremely success- ful) undertaker William Banting, the overweight life was not a bundle of laughs.
March 14, 2017 | Paperback | Pushkin Press | 64 Pages |
$10.95

HOW THE HELL DID THIS HAPPEN?: THE ELECTION OF 2016

Written by O'Rourke, P J
This election cycle was so absurd that celebrated political satirist, journalist, and die-hard Republican P. J. O'Rourke endorsed Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. As P.J. put it, "America is experiencing the most severe outbreak of mass psychosis since the Salem witch trials of 1692. So why not put Hillary on the dunking stool?" In How the Hell Did This Happen?, P.J.
March 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Atlantic Monthly Press | 256 Pages |
$25.00

LITTLE BOOK OF HYGGE: DANISH SECRETS TO HAPPY LIVING

Written by Wiking, Meik
New York Times BestsellerEmbrace Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) and become happier with this definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.
January 17, 2017 | Hardcover | William Morrow & Company | 240 Pages |
$19.99

OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES: 5,000 YEARS OF FUNNY BITS AND NOT-SO-KOSHER LAUGHS

Written by Spiegelman, Eric
A grasshopper walked into a bar and ordered a drink.The bartender looked at him and said, "You know we have a drink named after you?"
September 7, 2010 | Paperback | Villard Books | 256 Pages |
$17.00
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BEAUTIFUL POETRY OF DONALD TRUMP

Written by Sears, Rob
What if there's a hidden dimension to Donald Trump; a sensitive, poetic side? Driven by this question, Rob Sears began combing Trump's words for signs of poetry.
November 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Canongate Books | 176 Pages |
$14.00
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FUCKING GOOD MANNERS

Written by Griffin, Simon
From the author of the riotous, controversial and hugely popular Fucking Apostrophes Manners are a minefield. Remembering which behaviours are appropriate for which situation (who it is okay to swear in front of, and for who that is a definite no), can leave even the most laid back exasperated.
November 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Icon Books |
$14.95
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HARD TIMES: THE FIRST 40 YEARS

Written by Howard, Krissy
From the comedic minds behind TheHardTimes.net comes the most accurate reporting on punk and hardcore culture in music history
October 29, 2019 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 256 Pages |
$20.00
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CHRISTMAS NIGHTMARE

Written by Donat, Jean-Marie
According to folktales, ads, and toy stores, Santa Claus is always portly and joyous. But is it really true? What if Santa Claus has a hidden face, far removed from the cheery Christmas spirit?
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Cernunnos | 200 Pages |
$19.95
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IT'S THE LITTLE THINGS: THE POCKET PIGS' GUIDE TO LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE

Put your best hoof forward.
September 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Workman Publishing |
$12.95
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FARTOLOGY: THE EXTRAORDINARY SCIENCE BEHIND THE HUMBLE FART

Written by Gates, Stefan
What is a fart? What would happen to you if you didn't fart? Why do farts smell? Why do we find them so embarrassing... and so darned funny?! Obsessive fartologist Stefan Gates tackles these pressing issues in Fartology, the first book to take a scientific look at the body's methane-making abilities.
September 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Quadrille Publishing | 144 Pages |
$14.99

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