Humor, Impulse

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DEAD PEOPLE SUCK: A GUIDE FOR SURVIVORS OF THE NEWLY DEPARTED

Written by Kilmartin, Laurie
An honest, irreverent, laugh-out-loud guide to coping with death and dying from Emmy-nominated writer and New York Times bestselling co-author of Sh*tty Mom Laurie Kilmartin. Death is not for the faint of heart, and sometimes the best way to cope is through humor. No one knows this better than comedian Laurie Kilmartin.
February 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Rodale Books | 208 Pages |
$21.99
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LOOK ALIVE OUT THERE: ESSAYS

Written by Crosley, Sloane
Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, Buzzfeed, Elle, Cosmopolitan, The Millions, InStyle, Bustle, BookRiot, and Southern LivingSloane Crosley returns to the form that made her a household name in really quite a lot of households: Essays!
April 3, 2018 | Hardcover | MCD | 256 Pages |
$26.00
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MISADVENTURES OF AWKWARD BLACK GIRL

Written by Rae, Issa
The "brilliantly wry" (Lena Dunham) and "lovably awkward" (Mindy Kaling) New York Times bestseller from the creator of HBO's Insecure. In this universally accessible New York Times bestseller named for her wildly popular web series, Issa Rae--"a singular voice with the verve and vivacity of uncorked champagne" (Kirkus Reviews)--waxes humorously on what it's
July 12, 2016 | Paperback | 37 Ink | 224 Pages |
$16.00
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BEAUTIFUL POETRY OF DONALD TRUMP OE

Written by Sears, Robert
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.
August 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Canongate Books | 144 Pages |
$14.00
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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.
January 9, 2018 | Paperback | Grove Press | 240 Pages |
$16.00
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WOULD EVERYBODY PLEASE STOP?: REFLECTIONS ON LIFE AND OTHER BAD IDEAS

Written by Allen, Jenny
Finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor"One of the funniest writers in America." That's what The New Yorker's Andy Borowitz calls Jenny Allen--and with good reason. In her debut essay collection, the longtime humorist and performer declares no subject too sacred, no boundary impassable.
June 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Sarah Crichton Books | 240 Pages |
$25.00
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POCKET ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AGGRAVATION: 97 THINGS THAT ANNOY, BOTHER, CHAFE, DISTURB, ENERVATE, FRUSTRATE, GRATE, HARASS, IRK, JAR, MIFF, NETTLE, OUTRAGE,

Written by Lee, Laura
The Pocket Encyclopedia of Aggravation is an A-to-Z illustrated compendium of everyday annoyances--from airline legroom, missing socks, and knuckle cracking to video buffering, telemarketers and internet trolls--complete with truly informative scientific explanations and wry commentary. This collection of 100 headaches, day-ruining events, moment destroying mishaps and infuriatin
September 12, 2017 | Hardcover | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 272 Pages |
$16.99
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OKAY FINE WHATEVER: THE YEAR I WENT FROM BEING AFRAID OF EVERYTHING TO ONLY BEING AFRAID OF MOST THINGS

Written by Hameister, Courtenay
The "hilarious and poignant" story of one chronically anxious woman's quest to become braver by seeking out the kinds of experiences she's spent her life avoiding (Cheryl Strayed). For most of her life (and even during her years as the host of a popular radio show), Courtenay Hameister lived in a state of near-constant dread and anxiety. She fretted about everything. Her age.
July 31, 2018 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 320 Pages |
$26.00
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DAILY SHOW (THE BOOK): AN ORAL HISTORY AS TOLD BY JON STEWART, THE CORRESPONDENTS, STAFF AND GUESTS

Written by Smith, Chris
The complete, uncensored history of the award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host. For almost seventeen years, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart brilliantly redefined the borders between television comedy, political satire, and opinionated news coverage.
October 10, 2017 | Paperback | Grand Central Publishing | 480 Pages |
$18.99
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THIS IS BASIC SH*T: UNCENSORED THOUGHTS FROM A BLACK DUDE ABOUT STUFF WE KNOW AND ARE SHOCKED YOU DON'T

Written by Barris, Kenya
From the creator of the award-winning TV series black-ish comes a collection of personal, hilarious, and provocative essays on what it's like to be black in America today. In THIS IS BASIC SH*T, Kenya Barris uses his own personal stories to talk about race and class with the fierceness and humor that fans will recognize from black-ish.
September 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing | 256 Pages |
$28.00

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