Synopses & Reviews
Weandrsquo;ve all had one of those days: you sleep through the three alarms youandrsquo;ve set, you put your shirt on inside out, you burn your mouth on your coffee, and itandrsquo;s only 9 a.m.! Daily Dishonesty
pays homage to the little lies we tell ourselves just to make it through the day. Based on author Lauren Homandrsquo;s work from the blog of the same title, the book features a colorful collection of 150+ funny lies, beautifully illustrated by Hom. Covering topics such as diets, breakups, friendship, growing up, slacking off, guilty pleasures, and more, these hand-lettered, sassy mantras are both relatable and tongue-in-cheek. Daily Dishonesty
is a stylish and chic feel-good gift book that reveals, plays with, and makes light of lifeandrsquo;s little quirks.and#160;
Packed full of cheery motivational quotes, proverbs and mantras, Keep Calm and Carry On
is an uplifting gift book meant to give you a boost through troubled times. Discovered on a poster created by the British Ministry of Information for British soldiers before World War II, the slogan still manages to strike a chord in our current difficult times.
"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." --Winston Churchill
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant." --Robert Louis Stevenson
"It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose your own." --Harry S. Truman
About the Author
Andrews McMeel Publishing is the nation's top calendar publisher, annually producing calendars based on many top-selling properties such as Dilbert™, Thomas Kinkade, and Mary Engelbreit, among other characters and titles, and selling more than 15 million calendars each year.
AMP is also a leading publisher of cookbook, humor, gift, and general nonfiction trade books with as many as 200 new titles published annually as well as children's books (Accord Publishing). Highlights from 2009 include New York Times best-sellers Cake Wrecks: When Professional Cakes Go Hilariously Wrong by Jen Yates; Stupid American History by Leland Gregory; Obama: Election 2008 by The Poynter Institute; and Accord's Bee & Me by Elle J. McGuinness and Heather Brown.