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I Was Told There'd Be Cake

Sloane Crosley

$16.00 $14.72

This collection of essays was lauded by David Sedaris for being very, very funny. Know that this is funnier than any David Sedaris.

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best Life

Ali Wong

$18.00 $16.56

The premise is sweet. Ali Wong is writing to her daughters. And then you read the contents and spit out your milk as she describes how she trapped their dad.

The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell: Tales of a 6' 4, African American, Heterosexual, Cisgender, Left-Leaning, Asthmatic, Black and Proud Blerd, Mam

W. Kamau Bell

$16.00 $14.72

As you're laughing along to W. Kamau Bell on all kinds of topics that you're pretty sure are heavy, you realize something. You've actually learned something about yourself, and the state of affairs. Wow.

I Can't Date Jesus: Love, Sex, Family, Race, and Other Reasons I've Put My Faith in Beyoncé

Michael Arceneaux

$17.00 $15.64

This collection of essays is from Michael Arceneaux, who grew up black, gay and Catholic in Houston, Texas. Yes, hilarity ensued.


Andrew Sean Greer

$15.99 $14.71

This Pulitzer Prize winner is for anyone who has ever felt like running away from their problems.

We Are Never Meeting in Real Life.: Essays

Samantha Irby

$15.95 $14.67

This collection of essays from blogger and comedian Samantha Irby may make you cringe as you see yourself called out for your own ridiculousness.

The Last Black Unicorn

Tiffany Haddish

$16.99 $15.63

Tiffany Haddish is VERY funny, but this book is even more than that as she goes into what she went through to get to where she is today.

Running with Scissors

Augusten Burroughs

$18.00 $16.56

Augusten Burroughs goes a little dark in this memoir, but that darkness is punctuated by very funny moments of chaos. It's a classic in humor memoirs.

Wishful Drinking

Carrie Fisher

$17.00 $15.64

Carrie Fisher takes a deep dive into what it was like growing up in Hollywood. Rest in peace, Queen Carrie.

Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America

Firoozeh Dumas

$17.00 $15.64

This heartwarming but still very funny portrayal of starting a new life in America is from Iranian writer Firoozeh Dumas.

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (and Other Concerns)

Mindy Kaling

$17.00 $15.64

Mindy Kaling can pretty much do no wrong in my book. Read tales of her hilarious upbringing with this one.

Why Not Me?

Mindy Kaling

$17.00 $15.64

This is the follow-up to Mindy Kaling's first book, and include a section of fiction among more observational humor.

Simple Times

Amy Sedaris


Amy Sedaris > David Sedaris, something you'll learn if you pick up this one.

Yes Please

Amy Poehler

$16.99 $15.63

Amy Poehler shares all kinds of hilarity, but she's also inspiring in this one, sharing personal stories of how she got to where she is.

Dad Is Fat

Jim Gaffigan

$17.00 $15.64

Some of his jokes are cheesy - I mean that literally, as he's often talking about food - but I still think Jim Gaffigan is hilarious.

Food: A Love Story

Jim Gaffigan

$17.00 $15.64

Jim Gaffigan is, by his own words, a little fat. So listen to him when he teaches you about the delicacies of the world.

When Life Gives You Pears: The Healing Power of Family, Faith, and Funny People

Jeannie Gaffigan


This memoir from Jeannie Gaffigan, wife of funnyman Jim Gaffigan, is more heartwarming than hilarious, but it's a peak behind the curtain of this very funny pair.

Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir

Jenny Lawson

$16.00 $14.72

Jenny Lawson is all kinds of irreverent in a tale that is mostly true but all hilarious.

Bridget Jones's Diary

Helen Fielding

$17.00 $15.64

A comedy classic, Bridget Jones's Diary will forever remain on my list of favorite funny books AND funny movies. They're both excellent.

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

Mark Manson

$26.99 $24.83

Mark Manson helps you focus your energy on what really matters, and what to let go...or give less f*cks about.