by Amy Poehler Staff Pick
Amy Poehler isn't just a completely hilarious person — she's a smart, hilarious person with a purpose. Fans of her work on Parks and Recreation and Smart Girls at the Party will devour the stories and advice that make up her fabulous first book... (read more)
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir
by Roz Chast Publisher Comments
In her first memoir, Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons, family photos, and documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with... (read more)
by Lars Iyer Publisher Comments
The writer Hari Kunzru says “made me feel better about the Apocalypse than I have in ages” is back — with a hilarious coming-of-age love story. The unruly undergraduates at Cambridge have a nickname for their new lecturer: Wittgenstein... (read more)
That Is All
by John Hodgman Publisher Comments
John Hodgman — bestselling author, The Daily Show's "Resident Expert", minor television celebrity, and deranged millionaire — brings us the third and final installment in his trilogy of Complete World Knowledge.
In 2005, Dutton published... (read more)
Holidays on Ice
by David Sedaris Publisher Comments
David Sedaris's beloved holiday collection is new again with six more pieces, including a never before published story. Along with such favorites as the diaries of a Macy's elf and the annals of two very competitive families, are Sedaris's tales of tardy... (read more)
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