Humor, Impulse

product image

TINY CAT

Written by Morita, Yoneo
Just when it seemed pets couldn't get any more adorable, we discovered Tiny Cat. Direct from Japan, these are the sweetest--and smallest--pets around. Both are the size of a macaron, and their mischievous adventures in a full-size world are chronicled in the pages of these pint-size volumes.
March 29, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 72 Pages |
$9.95
product image

LET'S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS

Written by Sedaris, David
"Sedaris is a remarkably skilled storyteller and savvy essayist....And based, on this latest collection, he's getting only better." ---Los Angeles Times A guy walks into a bar car and... From here the story could take many turns.
June 3, 2014 | Paperback | Back Bay Books |
$16.99
product image

HOLIDAYS ON ICE (REVISED)

Written by Sedaris, David
David Sedaris's beloved holiday collection is new again with six more pieces, including a never before published story.
October 8, 2008 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company |
$16.99
product image

CATCHRISTMAS

Written by Kliban, B
If you are a cat person, you know that cats celebrate Christmas. They marvel at Christmas trees, attack gift wrap, give presents (generally deceased rodents), receive presents, and eat too much. This holiday behavior was shrewdly documented by B. Kliban, the closest man to a cat anyone has ever encountered.
September 1, 2010 | Hardcover | Pomegranate Communications |
$12.95
product image

YOU NEED MORE SLEEP: ADVICE FROM CATS

Written by Marciuliano, Francesco
Our feline friends have spent eons observing, napping, pondering, napping, and taking notes about the human condition. In between naps, they've realized that we humans could use some catlike guidance when it comes to handling the ups and downs of life.
September 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books |
$12.95
product image

UNCOLLECTED DAVID RAKOFF: INCLUDING THE ENTIRE TEXT OF LOVE, DISHONOR, MARRY, DIE, CHERISH, PERISH

Written by Rakoff, David
Bestselling and Thurber Prize-winning humorist David Rakoff was one of the most original, delightfully acerbic voices of his generation. Here, in one place, is the best of his previously uncollected material--most never before published in book form.
October 27, 2015 | Paperback | Anchor Books |
$15.95

I COULD PEE ON THIS: AND OTHER POEMS BY CATS

Written by Marciuliano, Francesco
In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry, the author of the internationally syndicated comic strip "Sally Forth" helps cats unlock their creative potential and explain their odd behavior to ignorant humans.
August 15, 2012 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 111 Pages |
$12.95

WHEN YOU ARE ENGULFED IN FLAMES

Written by Sedaris, David
"David Sedaris's ability to transform the mortification of everyday life into wildly entertaining art," (The Christian Science Monitor) is elevated to wilder and more entertaining heights than ever in this remarkable new book.
June 2, 2009 | Paperback | Back Bay Books |
$16.99

DOWNTON TABBY

Written by Kelly, Chris
A parody of the worldwide television phenomenon Downton Abbey, with cats. Welcome to Downton Tabby Here, the aristocrats of the animal kingdom dwell in stately splendor, sleeping, grooming, sleeping some more, and being fed by their downstairs cats, unaware that their way of life--providing work for others--is about to be swept away by the tides of history . . . and runaway cars.
December 3, 2013 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster |
$10.00
product image

SPEAK ITALIAN

Written by Bruno Munari
Attenzione!They say that a gesture is worth a thousand words, and when it comes to speaking with your hands, the Italians speak volumes. This quirky handbook of Italian gestures, first published in 1958 by renowned Milanese artist and graphic designer Bruno Munari, will help the phalange-phobic decipher the unspoken language of gesturesa language not found in any dictionary.
March 3, 2005 | Paperback | Chronicle Books |
$14.95

New Arrivals