How to Be Successful Without Hurting Men's Feelings: Non-Threatening Leadership Strategies for Women
Sarah Cooper$16.99 $15.63
This hilarious satirical book (with glitter on the cover) is a cathartic read for anyone who's ever worked in a workplace.
Andrew Sean Greer$15.99 $14.71
Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize, this humorous take on "the American abroad" is a fast and furious read.
Joseph Heller$18.99 $17.47
We put one classic on here. JUST ONE. Read it with your book club and wonder what took you so long.
Samantha Irby$15.95 $14.67
Samatha Irby is back - with this #1 NY Times-bestselling book of hilarious essays!
Fiona Taylor, Carrie Wittmer, et al.$15.00 $13.80
A viral piece led to a book deal led to a satirical book in under ten months. Whew!
Spoiled Brats (Including the Story That Inspired the Major Motion Picture an American Pickle Starring Seth Rogen): Stories
Humorist, former SNL writer, and TV writer Rich shows his skill in this tight story collection.
This and the sequel, “Poking a Dead Frog,” are essential interviews by all-time-great Mike Sacks.
A laughter (and anger) provoking look into the workplace from comedian Ginny Hogan.
Mike Sacks$18.00 $16.56
Julie Schumacher$14.95 $13.75
The FIRST WOMAN to ever win the Thurber Prize for American Humor, this epistolary novel is a delight.
Fest panelist Kimberly Harrington is funny and ferocious in her debut book. Her next, "But You Seemed So Happy" is out in 2021!
Fest and workshop teacher Emily Flake wrote AND illustrated this precious gem of a funny book.
Mia Mercado$17.99 $16.55
Fest performer Mia Mercado released her first book of essays and humor pieces in May 2020 - grab it now!
Shannon Reed$26.00 $23.92
Friend of the fest Shannon Reed's humorous and heart-warming book on teaching is a perfect read if you've ever taught or been taught (so...everyone).
John Kennedy Toole$16.00 $14.72
Treat yourself to this laugh-until-you-choke-on-your-own-spit book - you deserve it.
Patricia Lockwood$17.00 $15.64
A comic memoir by poet of our times Patricia Lockwood? You know we love it.
Enjoy these comedic essays by multiple Emmy Award-winner (very casual!) Merrill Markoe.
Fran Lebowitz$16.95 $15.59
Marvel at the economy of funny writing in these collected pieces by legend Fran Leibowitz.
Kevin Kwan$16.00 $14.72
Before it was a hit movie, it was a sharp satirical novel kicking off the trilogy from Kevin Kwan.
Paul Beatty$17.00 $15.64
As astonishing read, dive into Paul Beatty's Man Booker Prize-winner satire now.
A combo memoir and advice book, comedian and author Jacqueline Novak isn't afraid to get real and dark.
Sopan Deb$27.99 $25.75
Fest panelist and NYT reporter Sopan Deb has written a bittersweet and humorous memoir of family - with a foreword by Hasan Minhaj!
If you're at all a Deep Thoughts acolyte (...and you should be), this slim, bonkers book will split your sides.
Leigh Stein$16.00 $14.72
As Publishers Weekly says, “Stein’s sharp writing separates her from the pack in this exquisite, Machiavellian morality tale about the ethics of looking out for oneself.” Out in June 2020!
Alexandra Petri$25.95 $23.87
This collection of pieces by topical satirist Alexandra Petri (The Washington Post) is a way to laugh at the routine horrors of this modern era.
R. Eric Thomas$26.00 $23.92
Topical columnist for Elle Magazine ("Eric Reads the News"), playwright and storyteller R. Eric Thomas has a joyful and meaningful book for you.
Tiffany Midge$29.95 $27.55
Employing humor as an act of resistance, these slices of life and matchless takes on urban-Indigenous identity from writer Tiffany Midge disrupt the colonial narrative and provide commentary on popular culture, media, feminism, and the complications of identity, race, and politics.
Michael Arceneaux$17.00 $15.64
Funny and illuminating, Michael Arceneaux's second book of personal essays is a must-read about economic anxiety and the cost of pursuing your dreams.