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I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence
I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence
by Amy Sedaris
Staff Pick
A tongue-in-cheek pastiche of recipes and advice for host and guest alike, I Like You will embolden readers to take on any entertaining challenge, be it hosting children, a rich uncle, or a crew of lumberjacks.... (read more)

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The Book of General Ignorance: Everything You Think You Know Is Wrong
The Book of General Ignorance: Everything You Think You Know Is Wrong
by John Lloyd and John Mitchinson
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This book should be titled "It's Not What You Think." Because practically every answer in the book could begin with that phrase. What a great collection of facts about our world! Find out the truth about all kinds of things, from the first animal in... (read more)

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The Portlandia Activity Book
The Portlandia Activity Book
by Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein and Jonathan Krisel
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This is The Portlandia Activity Book—a compendium of guaranteed enrichment for the Pacific Northwestern part of your psyche. Like a cool high school that prefers a sweat lodge to the traditional classroom, this book will expand your mind through... (read more)

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Early Bird: A Memoir of Premature Retirement
Early Bird: A Memoir of Premature Retirement
by Rodney Rothman
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The former head writer for David Letterman, burned out from seventy-hour work weeks and Los Angeles highway congestion, abruptly retires — at age twenty-eight. Against the advice of friends, Rodney Rothman moves to Boca Raton, Florida, to hang it up in... (read more)

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Inventory: 16 Films Featuring Manic Pixie Dream Girls, 10 Great Songs Nearly Ruined by Saxophone, and 100 More Obsessively Specific Pop-Culture Lists
Inventory: 16 Films Featuring Manic Pixie Dream Girls, 10 Great Songs Nearly Ruined by Saxophone, and 100 More Obsessively Specific Pop-Culture Lists
by A. V. Club
Staff Pick
The Onion can do little wrong, in my eyes, and this hilarious collection of pop-culture lists from the writers of the A. V. Club proves it once again. This book is perfect for anyone with a sense of humor who's ingested any pop culture in the last 30... (read more)

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A Woman Trapped in a Woman's Body: Tales from a Life of Cringe
A Woman Trapped in a Woman's Body: Tales from a Life of Cringe
by Lauren Weedman
Staff Pick
The funniest book I've read in years, Lauren Weedman's A Woman Trapped in a Woman's Body made my face hurt with laughter. I compulsively read it out loud to whomever happened to be around, and recommended it to everyone I met. A Woman Trapped in a Woman... (read more)

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Planet Simpson: How a Cartoon Masterpiece Defined a Generation
Planet Simpson: How a Cartoon Masterpiece Defined a Generation
by Chris Turner
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The best book yet about the most enduring television show of its generation. Chris Turner had me cracking up out loud, over and over again.... (read more)

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A la Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers
A la Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers
by Hillary Carlip
Staff Pick
Hillary Carlip takes her collection of abandoned grocery lists and personifies their authors as she imagines them. Complete with hilarious photographs (reminiscent of Cindy Sherman) and profiles of each shopper, A la Cart cracked me up like that one egg... (read more)

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I Drink for a Reason
I Drink for a Reason
by David Cross
Staff Pick
David Cross, the stand-up comedian, sketch-comedy genius (I heart you, Mr. Show), and actor (I heart you also, Arrested Development), offers a book of ephemera that is sometimes insightful, often sharp-edged, and always hilarious. B.Y.O. beer.... (read more)

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Breathers: A Zombie's Lament
Breathers: A Zombie's Lament
by S. G. Browne
Staff Pick
Vampires get to be in love and sell millions of books. Why shouldn't zombies get the same privileges? Breathers corrects this egregious oversight with an undead love story that manages, against all odds, to be tender and funny. And full of brains.... (read more)

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Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters
Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters
by Jane Austen and Ben Winters
Staff Pick
In the same shocking (yet strangely embraceable) spirit of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, another classic Austen novel has been taken to a whole new level. Some say it's gratuitous, but I say, Sea monsters rock, so why not? Do tentacles really matter... (read more)

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Garfield Minus Garfield
Garfield Minus Garfield
by Jim Davis and Dan Walsh
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Here it is: Your favorite comic strip from childhood, without its main protagonist. Honestly, it's time to leave those lasagna-lovin', Monday-hatin' days behind you. It's time to look to the future and, with it, to look at Jon Arbuckle. Yes, Garfield... (read more)

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Awkward Family Photos
Awkward Family Photos
by Doug Chernack and Mike Bender
Staff Pick
This uproarious book delivers the same caliber of cringe-inducing poses, teen angst, and uncomfortable moments found on the hilarious website where it all began. It's so painfully awkward, you'll forget you're not actually looking at photos of yourself. (... (read more)

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Sh*t My Dad Says
Sh*t My Dad Says
by Justin Halpern
Staff Pick
Okay, yes, it kind of sucks that this guy's dad says funny things, he writes them down, and presto — book deal! But get over it. The book is hilarious, and will make you grateful your dad is only mildly weird and embarrassing.... (read more)

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The Complete Peanuts: 1953-1954
The Complete Peanuts: 1953-1954
by Charles M. Schulz
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It can be hard to remember a time when Snoopy wasn't an insurance salesman and Charlie Brown didn't stare at us from a million Hallmark... (read more)

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Areas of My Expertise
Areas of My Expertise
by John Hodgman
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