02 Apr 2020

Category: Humor

Humor

The Good Neighbor 

Named by Harper’s Bazaar as a book that could be the next Gone Girl. From a phenomenal new voice in suspense fiction comes a book that will forever change the way you look at the people closest to you… Shadow Cove, Washington, is the kind…

Humor

Men on Magic Carpets 

The bizarre true story about the cosmic side of sports. In the 1970s the US military believed they could create a ‘”super soldier”–one who could use psychic powers to walk through walls, disarm the enemy through telepathy, or kill a goat by staring at it….

Humor

The Odd 1s Out: The First Sequel 

The sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Odd 1s Out, with all new and never-before-seen content featuring opinions, stories, and signature characters from YouTube phenomenon James Rallison James Rallison has always felt like he was on the outside looking in. His YouTube videos…

Comic Strips

NYC Basic Tips and Etiquette 

New York Times Bestseller By the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Strange Planet and 99 Stories I Could Tell! Living in New York City for five years as a transplant from Ohio, illustrator and T-shirt designer Nathan Pyle was fascinated by the unique…

Dictionaries & Thesauruses

Intoxerated 

A smart, hilarious, and lavishly illustrated guide to the most euphemised word in the English language: Drunk A record-breaking assemblage of 2,964 different ways to say “drunk.” Tipsy, roasted, three sheets, whazooed and Boris Yeltsinned are just the beginning….With an introduction by the wise-guy lexicographer…

Genre Fiction

New Waves: A Novel 

A wry and edgy debut novel about race and startup culture, secrecy and surveillance, social media and friendship “A knowing, witty, and thought-provoking exploration of love, modern isolation, and what it means to exist—especially as a person of color—in our increasingly digital age.”—Celeste Ng, bestselling…

Children's Books

Fortunately, the Milk 

An absolute delight of a madcap story for the young (and young-at-heart) by New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, with equal parts pirates and piranhas, adventure and aliens, oddity and love. “I bought the milk,” said my father. “I walked out of the corner…

Dictionaries & Thesauruses

Sex Slang 

Are you a beaver cleaver or the office bike? Would you rather pack fudge or munch carpet? Do you content yourself with paddling the pickle as you’re still a cherry boy? Sex Slang will not only give you 3,000 words to talk about your favourite…

Animals

Animal Antics 

Have you ever wondered how ants carry up to 50 times their body weight? Or why sloths move so slowly? Discover the answers to these questions and more as you laugh along at the hilarious pictures in this fun non-fiction book for kids. Animal Antics…

Genre Fiction

The Last Taxi Driver 

“A wild, funny, poetic fever-dream that will change the way you think about America.” –George Saunders Written by a former cabbie, The Last Taxi Driver is equal parts Bukowski and Portis, and an homage to a dying American industry. Written by a former cabbie, The…

History & Criticism

The Official Rules: 5,427 Laws, Principles, and Axioms to Help You Cope with Crises, Deadlines, Bad Luck, Rude Behavior, Red Tape, and Attacks by Inanimate Objects (Dover Humor) 

This new, vastly expanded and enriched version of The Official Rules presents precisely 5,427 laws, principles, rules, proverbs, and aphorisms collected by Paul Dickson and the esteemed Fellows of the Murphy Center for the Codification of Human and Organizational Law. This often amusing, sometimes profound,…