Notes from the Bathroom Line: Humor, Art, and Low-Grade Panic from 150 of the Funniest Women in Comedy

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Price
$29.99  $27.89
Publisher
Harper
Publish Date
Pages
256
Dimensions
7.8 X 9.4 X 1.1 inches | 2.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780062973641

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About the Author

Amy Solomon is a producer on HBO's Silicon Valley and Barry. She currently runs Alec Berg's production company, where she develops content for film and television. She lives in Los Angeles.

Reviews

Fantastic entertainment worth savoring. -- Washington Post

A reminder of the diversity that exists within the world of women in comedy...Solomon proves how an audiobook can be a portal away from the stresses of everyday life. -- New York Times Book Review

Features lists, charts, emails, satirical ads, collage, essays, cartoons, letters, self-portraits...There are also annotated scripts, speeches, advice articles, maps, a horoscope: comic art of all kinds thrown into a blender with a soupy base of truth, as lived by a woman in 21st century America. -- Los Angeles Times

Entertainment takes the shape of a book in this visually arresting, smart, often hilarious package of thoughts, quotes, scripts, songs, drawings, poems and essays. Producer Amy Solomon deftly engages 150+ women in comedy, including Lake Bell, Lennon Parham and Rachel Bloom, to produce first-rate, original content in this highly gift-able book. -- Good Morning America

... the funniest, best, and most important women in comedy of the here and now. Everything in Notes is funny. -- Vulture

This diverse collection finds the funny in nearly every wacky situation ladies can find themselves in. A much-needed dose of delight. -- Booklist

The beautiful thing about some books is their time-capsule quality, how they perfectly preserve a cultural moment between two covers. Amy Solomon has created just such a book with Notes From the Bathroom Line, an eclectic mix of writing, art and "low-grade panic," to quote the subtitle, from a large and rowdy cast of very funny women. -- BookPage

Amy Solomon (of Barry and Silicon Valley) has assembled an all-star line-up of female comedians...everyone from Rachel Bloom to Cecily Strong to Beanie Feldstein to contribute to this funny, beautiful, important time capsule of our era. Read if you're into: women in comedy, baby! -- HeyAlma.com

Finally! An anthology of funny women for comedy nerds everywhere. -- GOLD Comedy

Laugh out loud. -- Cinelinx

Speaking of funny women, they're here. They're real. And they're funny in at least 150 different ways...[Notes] is a collection of heartfelt, silly, at times serious, and generally affirming pieces. -- The Interrobang

Amy Solomon has amassed all-new material from, without a doubt, the funniest womxn in comedy today--award-winning writers, stand-up comedians, actresses, cartoonists, and more. Brilliant women have always, and will continue to, push the boundaries of just how funny--and edgy--they can be in a field that has long been dominated by men and Notes from the Bathroom Line is a testament to - and 250-page explosion of - their limitless talent. -- Women Writers, Women's Books