Humor, Impulse

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 David Sedaris
"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 | 336 Pages |
$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
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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
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ME TALK PRETTY ONE DAY

Written by Sedaris, David
A recent transplant to Paris, humorist David Sedaris, bestselling author of "Naked", presents a collection of his strongest work yet, including the title story about his hilarious attempt to learn French. A number one national bestseller now in paperback.
June 5, 2001 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 288 Pages |
$16.99
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NAKED

Written by Sedaris, David
In "Naked," David Sedaris's message--alternately rendered in "Fakespeare, " Italian, Spanish, and pidgin Greek--is the same: pay attention to me.
June 1, 1998 | Paperback | Back Bay Books |
$16.99
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BOSSYPANTS

Written by Fey, Tina
Before Liz Lemon, before Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on TV. She has seen both these dreams come true. At last, Fey's story can be told.
January 3, 2012 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 304 Pages |
$16.00
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SQUIRREL SEEKS CHIPMUNK

Written by David Sedaris
Featuring David Sedaris's unique blend of hilarity and heart, this new illustrated collection of animal-themed tales is an utter delight. Though the characters may not be human, the situations in these stories bear an uncanny resemblance to the insanity of everyday life.
October 4, 2011 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 192 Pages |
$15.99
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DRESS YOUR FAMILY IN CORDUROY AND DENIM

Written by Sedaris, David
In this "New York Times" bestseller, now available in paperback, Sedaris returns to his deliriously twisted domain: hilarious childhood dramas infused with melancholy, the gulf of misunderstanding that exists between people of different nations or members of the same family, and the poignant divide between one's best hopes and most common deeds.
May 31, 2005 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 272 Pages |
$16.99
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REMAKE: MASTER WORKS OF ART REIMAGINED

Written by Hamada, Jeff
Imagine stepping inside Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring or Hopper's Nighthawks. That's the effect achieved by modern-day photographers, artists, students, and creatives within the pages of this one-of-a-kind book.
June 9, 2015 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books |
$24.95

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