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DAILY SHOW : AN ORAL HISTORY

Written by Smith, Chris
"A love letter to the people that built The Daily Show and make it work night after night" (Vulture), this is the New York Times bestselling history of the award-winning program, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host, Jon Stewart.
November 22, 2016 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing |
$30.00
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BIG BENTO BOX OF UNUSELESS JAPANESE INVENTIONS: THE ART OF CHINDOGU

Written by Kawakami, Kenji
In Japan, Kenji Kawakami is famous for his tireless promotion of Chindogu: the art of the unuseless idea. Kawakami has developed an entire philosophy around these bizarre and logic-defying gadgets and gizmos, which must work but are actually entirely impractical. Created in the spirit of anarchy, unuseless inventions are not allowed to be patented or sold.
April 17, 2005 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company |
$14.95
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FUCKING APOSTROPHES

Written by Griffin, Simon
A hilarious, furious and profoundly useful short guide to the most maddening punctuation in English Apostrophes are an f'ing pain. The rules about how to use them are complicated, and have evolved haphazardly.
November 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Icon Books | 64 Pages |
$9.99
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DALI'S MOUSTACHES: AN ACT OF HOMAGE

Written by Friedewald, Boris
This original and utterly captivating celebration of Salvador Dali's life and career traces the countless, often outrageous, ways the artist employed his moustache to brilliant effect. Whether curled into a figure 8 or splayed like a cat's whiskers, Dali's moustache is arguably the world's most famous facial hair.
January 26, 2017 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$18.95
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FIRESIDE GROWN-UP GUIDE TO THE MOM

Written by Morris, Joel
The international publishing phenomenon and ridiculously funny new parody series that helps grown-ups learn about the world around them using large clear type, simple and easy-to-grasp words, frequent repetition, and thoughtful matching of text with pictures. Have you been having trouble with the How, Why, and Wheres? Well fear no more.
October 11, 2016 | Hardcover | Atria Books |
$9.99
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FIRESIDE GROWN-UP GUIDE TO MINDFULNESS

Written by Morris, Joel
The international publishing phenomenon and ridiculously funny new parody series that helps grown-ups learn about the world around them using large clear type, simple and easy-to-grasp words, frequent repetition, and thoughtful matching of text with pictures. Have you been having trouble with the How, Why, and Wheres? Well fear no more.
October 11, 2016 | Hardcover | Atria Books |
$9.99
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FIRESIDE GROWN-UP GUIDE TO THE HANGOVER

Written by Morris, Joel
The international publishing phenomenon and ridiculously funny new parody series that helps grown-ups learn about the world around them using large clear type, simple and easy-to-grasp words, frequent repetition, and thoughtful matching of text with pictures. Have you been having trouble with the How, Why, and Wheres? Well fear no more.
October 11, 2016 | Hardcover | Atria Books | 64 Pages |
$9.99
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FIRESIDE GROWN-UP GUIDE TO THE HUSBAND

Written by Morris, Joel
The international publishing phenomenon and ridiculously funny new parody series that helps grown-ups learn about the world around them using large clear type, simple and easy-to-grasp words, frequent repetition, and thoughtful matching of text with pictures. Have you been having trouble with the How, Why, and Wheres? Well fear no more.
October 11, 2016 | Hardcover | Atria Books |
$9.99
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ALL BLACK CATS ARE NOT ALIKE

Written by Arkle, Peter
Every cat owner knows that no two cats are alike. This pitch-perfect illustrated book proves this simple fact by diving whiskers first into the unique personality, charisma, and character of 50 real all-black cats.
September 20, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books |
$15.95
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TAXI DRIVER WISDOM: 20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Written by Mickenberg, Risa
Real taxi drivers know more than how to get you there without a GPS. Philosophers all, they know how to get you there in life. This 20th anniversary edition of the wise and hilarious classic, as true now as ever, is a celebration of the witty, philosophical perspective on human nature culled from real quotations from real cab drivers who've been around the block.
July 19, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books |
$14.95

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