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  • Strip Tease

    Strip Tease

    Genre: Comedy,Suspense,Literature,Satire & Parody,Novels
    Author: Carl Hiaasen
    Duration: 15:19:00

    No matter what you heard or thought about the movie version of Strip Tease, forget it. Film simply can't catch the layers of humor, satire, and imagination that Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carl Hiaasen creates in each of his novels. When a deranged Florida congressman falls for a gorgeous but ... [ more ]

  • Summerhouse


    Genre: Romance,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Jude Deveraux
    Duration: 10:49:00

    Three best friends, all with the same birthday, are about to turn forty. They plan to share this momentous occasion together at a summerhouse in Maine, taking stock of their lives and loves, their wishes and choices. But none of them expect the gift that awaits them at the summerhouse: the chance fo ... [ more ]

  • Orley Farm

    Orley Farm

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Anthony Trollope
    Duration: 32:52:34

    Orley Farm is Trollope at his best (as good as the Barsetshire series), which means some of the best characterizations in the English language. Trollope's people are real; the beleaguered Lady Mason, charged with forging a will; the aged lover Sir Peregrine Orme; Madeleine Stavely, deeply but practi ... [ more ]

  • No Way to Treat a First Lady: A Novel

    No Way to Treat a First Lady: A Novel

    Genre: Romance,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Christopher Buckley
    Duration: 06:17:00

    Christopher Buckley, the bestselling author of the comic classics The White House Mess and Thank You for Smoking, returns to the funniest place in America: Washington, D.C. Elizabeth Tyler MacMann, the First Lady of the United States, has been charged with killing her philandering husband, the ... [ more ]

  • Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love

    Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love

    Genre: Biographies,Comedy,Entertainment
    Author: Jill Conner Browne
    Duration: 06:00:00

    To know the Sweet Potato Queens is to love them, and if you haven't heard about them yet, you will. Since the early 1980s, this group of belles gone bad has been the toast of Jackson, Mississippi, with their glorious annual appearance in the St. Patrick's Day parade. In The Sweet Potato Queens' Book ... [ more ]

  • Shanks for Nothing

    Shanks for Nothing

    Genre: Fiction,Comedy,Satire & Parody,General
    Author: Rick Reilly
    Duration: 05:44:00

    Life is going pretty well for Raymond Stick Hart. He's happily married to the former Ponkaquogue Municipal Golf Club assistant pro, the beauteous Cajun firecracker Dannie, raising his rambunctious son, Charlie, and getting by writing smart-mouthed greeting cards for fifty bucks a pop. Best of all, n ... [ more ]

  • In Her Shoes

    In Her Shoes

    Genre: Romance,Fiction,General,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Jennifer Weiner
    Duration: 05:00:00

    Meet Rose Feller. She's thirty years old and a high-powered attorney with a secret passion for romance novels. She dreams of a man who will slide off her glasses, gaze into her eyes, and tell her that she's beautiful. She also dreams of getting her fantastically screwed-up little sister to get her l ... [ more ]

  • Pied Piper of Hamelin: Russell Brand's Trickster Tales

    Pied Piper of Hamelin: Russell Brand's Trickster Tales

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Russell Brand
    Duration: 00:46:00

    Once upon a time, long ago, in a time that seemed, to those present, exactly like now except their teeth weren't so clean and more things were wooden, there was a town called Hamelin. The people of Hamelin were a pompous bunch who loved themselves and their town so much that if it were possibl ... [ more ]

  • North by Northamptonshire: Episode 1 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    North by Northamptonshire: Episode 1 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Katherine Jakeways
    Duration: 00:28:00

    The first episode of 'North by Northamptonshire', a BBC Radio 4 comedy drama series with a stunning cast including Sheila Hancock, Mackenzie Crook, Penelope Wilton, Felicity Montagu and Kevin Eldon about a small town in the middle of Northamptonshire as it prepares for a talent night. Originally bro ... [ more ]

  • Fame


    Genre: Romance,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Tilly Bagshawe
    Duration: 14:47:00

    This is not 'celebrity.' This is the real deal. This is Fame. The raw, sexual beauty of Sabrina Leon demands the attention of all who come into contact with her. Plucked from obscurity at the age of seventeen she's the new darling of the film scene, bagging lead roles in the hottest blockbusters. Bu ... [ more ]

  • Princess Test

    Princess Test

    Genre: Romance,Romantic Comedy
    Author: Shirley Kawa Jump
    Duration: 05:37:00

    Will the real princess please stand up? Carlita Santaro has never felt like a proper princess, and she's finally escaped the palace for the small town of Winter Haven. Daniel is an award-winning journalist, but now, as a single dad, he's working on a gossip show-better hours but rock-bottom morals. ... [ more ]

  • Beautifully Unique Sparkleponies: On Myths, Morons, Free Speech, Football, and Assorted Absurdities

    Beautifully Unique Sparkleponies: On Myths, Morons, Free Speech, Football, and Assorted Absurdities

    Genre: Comedy,Satire & Parody
    Author: Chris Kluwe
    Duration: 05:03:00

    Hi. In your hands, right now, you hold the culmination of thousands of years of human intelligence, ingenuity, and brilliance. Now put your goddamn phone down and pay attention to my book. What is in my book, you ask? (I'm really glad you asked, by the way, because now I get to tell you.) Time tr ... [ more ]

  • Man Repeller

    Man Repeller

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Leandra Medine
    Duration: 05:43:00

    Engage using #manrepeller. Silk parachute pants. A gold lamé jumpsuit. Ankle boots with fringe. Were these fashion-forward items sending men running in the opposite direction? Maybe, but Leandra Medine never cared. Slipping into drop-crotch shorts and a boxed sequin blazer in the dressing room of ... [ more ]

  • Good Talk, Dad: The Birds and the Bees...and Other Conversations We Forgot to Have

    Good Talk, Dad: The Birds and the Bees...and Other Conversations We Forgot to Have

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs,Comedy,Essays & Memoirs,Comedy,Essays & Memoirs,Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Bill Geist, Willie Geist
    Duration: 05:41:00

    Bill Geist--the beloved, award-winning, long-time special correspondent for CBS: Sunday Morning, whose debut Little League Confidential was a New York Times bestseller in hardcover and paper--and Willie Geist, the Today Show host, popular member of MSNBC's Morning Joe, and author of the best-selling ... [ more ]

  • Geek's Guide to Dating

    Geek's Guide to Dating

    Genre: Comedy,Essays & Memoirs
    Author: Eric Smith
    Duration: 05:09:00

    You keep your action figures in their original packaging. Your closets are full of officially licensed Star Wars merchandise. You’re hooked on Elder Scrolls and Metal Gear, but now you’ve discovered an even bigger obsession: the new girl who just moved in down the hall. What’s a geek to do? Take som ... [ more ]

  • Ms. Hempel Chronicles

    Ms. Hempel Chronicles

    Genre: Fiction,Comedy,General,Chick Lit
    Author: Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
    Duration: 05:54:00

    Ms. Beatrice Hempel, teacher of seventh grade, is new'new to teaching, new to the school, newly engaged, and newly bereft of her devoted father. Overwhelmed by her newness, she struggles to figure out what is expected of her in life and at work. Is it acceptable to introduce swear words in to t ... [ more ]

  • Indiscretions of Archie

    Indiscretions of Archie

    Genre: Fiction,Comedy,Satire & Parody,General
    Author: P.G. Wodehouse
    Duration: 07:32:00

    'I think the Cosmopolis is a bally rotten hotel!' Having made a bitter enemy of Daniel Brewster, owner of New York's Hotel Cosmopolis, Archie Moffam (fresh from England) checks out and heads south, where he woos and weds one Lucille Brewster...little thinking. Back at the Hotel Cosmopolis, Arch ... [ more ]

  • Tinsel: A Search for America's Christmas Present

    Tinsel: A Search for America's Christmas Present

    Genre: Comedy,Literature,Essays & Memoirs,Novels
    Author: Hank Stuever
    Duration: 10:21:00

    When Stuever's narrative begins, he's standing in line with the people waiting to purchase flat-screen TVs at Best Buy on Black Friday, the opening of the Christmas shopping season. From there he follows a number of key residents of Frisco, Texas, as they navigate through the nativity and ... [ more ]

  • NPR Driveway Moments: Baseball

    NPR Driveway Moments: Baseball

    Genre: Comedy,TV & Radio
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 01:51:00

    Stories from the National Public Radio archives honor America's national pastime. Stories so compelling you'll stay in your car to hear them through—even if you're sitting in your own driveway. Peabody-winning Talk of the Nation host Neal Conan presents tales about the big leagues and the little, th ... [ more ]

  • Lord Arthur Savile's Crime & Other Stories

    Lord Arthur Savile's Crime & Other Stories

    Genre: Fiction,Comedy,Satire & Parody,Classic Fiction
    Author: Oscar Wilde
    Duration: 06:43:00

    Lord Arthur Savile's Crime is a masterpiece of polished cynicism in which poison, explosive clocks, and finally murder forerun married bliss. Also included are: The Canterville Ghost, The Model Millionaire, The Young King, The Fisherman and His Soul, The Happy Prince, The Devoted Friend, and The Por ... [ more ]