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  • First Star I See Tonight: A Novel

    First Star I See Tonight: A Novel

    Genre: Romance,Contemporary,Mystery,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips
    Duration: 09:51:00

    A star quarterback and a feisty detective play for keeps in this sporty, sexy, sassy novel-a long-awaited new entry in the beloved, award-winning, New York Times bestselling author's fan-favorite Chicago Stars football series. Piper Dove is a woman with a dream-to become the best detective in t ... [ more ]

  • David Sedaris: Live at Carnegie Hall

    David Sedaris: Live at Carnegie Hall

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs,Satire & Parody
    Author: David Sedaris
    Duration: 01:15:00

    If you were lucky enough to have caught a performance on David Sedaris's most recent sold-out, 34-city tour, you already know that David Sedaris Live For Your Listening Pleasure is a must-have album! If you didn't hear it live and in person, then you're in for a treat-hilarious brand-new recordings ... [ more ]

  • Tell Me Lies

    Tell Me Lies

    Genre: Romance,Fiction,General,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Jennifer Crusie
    Duration: 06:11:00

    Maddie Faraday's life would be perfect- if it weren't for her cheating husband, her suspicious daughter, her gossipy mother, her secretive best friend, her nosy neighbors, and that guy she lost her virginity to twenty years ago... In TELL ME LIES, Jennifer Crusie dishes up a funny, sexy, suspenseful ... [ more ]

  • Mitch All Together

    Mitch All Together

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody,Stand Up
    Author: Mitch Hedberg
    Duration: 00:40:00

    This Comedy Central DVD features Mitch Hedberg, one of the smartest, strangest and most creative stand-upc omedians tody. This CD/DVD combination pack includes a full-length CD of Hedberg's newest observations, as well as a DVD of almost two hours of his ... [ more ]

  • How to Be Black

    How to Be Black

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Baratunde Thurston
    Duration: 06:29:00

    If You Don't Buy This Book, You're a Racist. Have you ever been called too black or not black enough? Have you ever befriended or worked with a black person? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this book is for you. Raised by a pro-black, Pan-Afrikan single mother duri ... [ more ]

  • Life of the Party: Stories of a Perpetual Man Child

    Life of the Party: Stories of a Perpetual Man Child

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Bert Kreischer
    Duration: 05:37:00

    A collection of outrageous stories by the standup comic, TV host, and inspiration for the movie National Lampoon's Van Wilder Bert Kreischer doesn't know how to say no. If he did, he wouldn't have gotten himself mixed up with a group of Russian mobsters on a class trip to Moscow, earning him his ni ... [ more ]

  • Bab Ballads

    Bab Ballads

    Genre: Comedy,Classic
    Author: W. S. Gilbert
    Duration: 03:03:00

    The Bab Ballads are a collection of light verse by W. S. Gilbert, illustrated with his own comic drawings. Gilbert wrote the Ballads before he became famous for his comic opera librettos with Arthur Sullivan. In writing the Bab Ballads, Gilbert developed his unique “topsy-turvy” style, where the hum ... [ more ]

  • Thug Notes: A Street-Smart Guide to Classic Literature

    Thug Notes: A Street-Smart Guide to Classic Literature

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Spark Sweets, PhD
    Duration: 06:19:00

    Sparky Sweets, PhD. and Wisecrack proudly present this outrageously funny, ultra-sharp guide to literature based on the hit online series, Thug Notes. Inside, you'll find hilarious plot breakdowns and masterful analyses of sixteen of literature's most beloved classics, including: The Catcher in the ... [ more ]

  • Care To Make Love In That Gross Little Space Between Cars?

    Care To Make Love In That Gross Little Space Between Cars?

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody,Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: The Believer
    Duration: 04:24:00

    The Believer magazine presents a compendium of advice from producers, writers, and actors of The Daily Show, Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation, Late Show with David Letterman, The Hangover, and The Colbert Report, along with other musicians, cartoonists, New Yorker writers, and those similar ... [ more ]

  • My Fair Lazy: One Reality Television Addict's Attempt to Discover If Not Being a Dumb Ass Is the New Black, or, a Culture-Up Manifesto

    My Fair Lazy: One Reality Television Addict's Attempt to Discover If Not Being a Dumb Ass Is the New Black, or, a Culture-Up Manifesto

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Jen Lancaster
    Duration: 13:00:00

    It's a JENaissance! The New York Times bestselling author of Pretty in Plaid gets her culture on. Readers have followed Jen Lancaster through job loss, sucky city living, weight loss attempts, and 1980s nostalgia. Now Jen chronicles her efforts to achieve cultural enlightenment, with some hilar ... [ more ]

  • California Roll: A Novel

    California Roll: A Novel

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: John Vorhaus
    Duration: 08:33:00

    In this comic thriller, Radar Hoverlander-a witty, gifted con artist with the mind of David Mamet, the voice of Tom Robbins, and the morals of a sailor on shore leave-seeks the perfect con. ... [ more ]

  • Saturday Night Fry

    Saturday Night Fry

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 03:00:00

    This six-part comedy series was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1988. Hosted by Stephen Fry, accompanied each week by Hugh Laurie, Jim Broadbent, Emma Thompson and a selection of guests including Phyllida Law, Robert Bathurst, Julia Hills and Alison Steadman, the show takes the form of a round tab ... [ more ]

  • American Thighs

    American Thighs

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Jill Conner Browne
    Duration: 08:33:00

    Whether young enough to look hot or of the age to only feel that way (in flashes with buckets of sweat), every woman has given, or will give, ample thought to preserving her best assets (thighs included), so that the dread transition from cute girl to ma'am won't be quite so unsettling. Here are sto ... [ more ]

  • Mother Eternal Ann Everlastin' is Dead

    Mother Eternal Ann Everlastin' is Dead

    Genre: Religion & Spirituality,Fiction,Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Pat G'Orge-Walker
    Duration: 13:33:00

    Essence best-selling author Pat G'Orge-Walker delights millions with her hilarious send-ups of church life. On a road trip, Sister Betty and a gaggle of colorful characters discover what matters most. Sister Betty determines to carry out her friend's last wishes by delivering mil ... [ more ]

  • Don't Vote - It Just Encourages the Bastards

    Don't Vote - It Just Encourages the Bastards

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: P.J. O'Rourke
    Duration: 07:50:00

    Red State. Blue State. Republicans. Democrats. Bailout. Stimulus. Health Care Reform. Blah blah blah. Has there ever been a moment where politics have sucked any more? Don't Vote - It Just Encourages the Bastards is a brilliant, disturbing, hilarious, and ultimately sobering look at why politics and ... [ more ]

  • Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and The World That Made Him

    Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and The World That Made Him

    Genre: Biographies,Comedy,Entertainment,Biographies,Comedy,Entertainment
    Author: Joe Henry, David Henry
    Duration: 09:04:00

    From David and Joe Henry, a fascinating inside look at the life and career of comedian Richard Pryor. Richard Pryor was arguably the single most influential performer of the second half of the twentieth century,and certainly he was the most successful black actor/comedian ever. Controversial an ... [ more ]

  • MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors

    MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors

    Genre: Fiction,Comedy,Historical Fiction
    Author: Richard Hooker
    Duration: 06:00:00

    Available on audio for the first time, this is the novel that served as the basis for the highly popular television series and movie MASH. Before the movie, this is the novel that gave life to Hawkeye Pierce, Trapper John, Hot Lips Houlihan, Frank Burns, Radar O'Reilly, and the rest of the gang ... [ more ]

  • Familyhood

    Familyhood

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Paul Reiser
    Duration: 05:20:00

    In the number one New York Times bestseller Couplehood, Paul Reiser wrote about the highs and lows of falling in love and getting married - and the heartbreak and hilarity that comes with it. In Babyhood, he turned his sharply observant eye to the experiences of having a brand-new family. And now in ... [ more ]

  • Unmumsy Mum

    Unmumsy Mum

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Sarah Turner
    Duration: 06:17:09

    THIS IS NOT A PARENTING MANUAL. THIS IS REAL LIFE. The Unmumsy Mum writes candidly about motherhood like it really is: the messy, maddening, hilarious reality, how there is noone size fits all' approach and how it is sometimes absolutely fine to not know what you are doing. The lessons she's le ... [ more ]

  • Bad Habits: A Book of Confessions about Confession

    Bad Habits: A Book of Confessions about Confession

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Jenny McCarthy
    Duration: 05:25:00

    Jenny McCarthy--actress, comedian, activist, and New York Times bestselling author--candidly recounts her humorous Catholic upbringing, from her childhood dream of becoming a nun to her Playmate of the Year centerfold, and all of the Hail Mary's in between. In keeping with the theme of her comedic ... [ more ]