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Dutch Treat, Senior Dating and Other Stories

by mary ann fuller young & Martin simpson

This short book is a collection of ecletic stories about connection and love, where and how to find it.  Above all, the tone is optimistic.

Author Fuller Young investigates dating sites and treats the reader...


Dear County Agent Guy: Calf Pulling, Husband Training, and Other Curious Dispatches from a Midwestern Dairy Farmer

by Jerry Nelson

A funny, warm, and winning collection of stories about life on a South Dakota dairy farm, from a writer whose voice Garrison Keillor described as coming from “the true heart of the Midwest.”


Treat 'Em Rough - Letters From Jack The Kaiser Killer

by Ring Lardner

This early work by Ring Lardner was originally published in 1918 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'Treat 'Em Rough' is a selection of short stories written in letter form. Ring Lardner...


Miss Fortune: Fresh Perspectives on Having It All from Someone Who Is Not Okay

by Lauren Weedman

Miss Fortune is so gloriously smart, deeply funny, and nakedly vulnerable, I missed it after I finished the last page the way one misses the best friend you ever had after she goes away. Lauren Weedman tells...


Most of These Stories are Somewhat True

by Jeff Mackwood

”This is a tale of adventure and athletics, of family and friends, of courage and humour... Jeff Mackwood’s lively vignettes form a vivid memoir revealing a sensitive and caring father, husband and son...


The Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow: A Book for an Idle Holiday

by Jerome K. Jerome

What readers ask nowadays in a book is that it should improve, instruct, and elevate. This book wouldn’t elevate a cow… All I can suggest is that when you get tired of reading “the best hundred books”,...


Navel Gazing: True Tales of Bodies, Mostly Mine (but also my mom's, which I know sounds weird)

by Michael Ian Black

New York Times bestselling author and stand-up comedian Michael Ian Black delivers a frank and funny memoir about confronting his genetic legacy as he hits his forties.

Whether it’s family history, religion,...


Eulogies and Dead Horses: Adventures and Interesting Situations in the Life of a Traveling Geologist

by Michele Murray

INTRODUCTION

As a geologist, I travel to remote regions of the world. “Eulogies and Dead Horses” is a collection of some of my travel adventures. The stories focus on the beauty that surrounds us during...


The Princess Bride and Philosophy: Inconceivable!

by Richard Greene & Rachel Robison-Greene

The Princess Bride is the 1987 satirical adventure movie that had to wait for the Internet and DVDs to become the most quoted of all cult classics. The Princess Bride and Philosophy is for all those who have...


There's No Room for Fear in a Burley Trailer: And Other Stories

by Pamela Moore & Joelle Wisler

Pam Moore moved halfway across the country (after giving away many possessions), found a new job (it didn't last), finished two Ironman races (and lived), dated (looking for the proverbial Jewish doctor), met...


Truly Funny Stories Vol. 3

by Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella

The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck...


Truly Funny Stories Vol. 2

by Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella

The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck...


Truly Funny Stories Vol. 1

by Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella

The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck...


Little Victories: Perfect Rules for Imperfect Living

by Jason Gay

The Wall Street Journal's popular columnist Jason Gay delivers a hilarious and heartfelt guide to modern living.

The book you hold in your hand is a rule book. There have been rule books before—stacks upon...


Money Pizza Respect

by The Fat Jew

From the creator of the hugely popular @thefatjewish Instagram comes an outlandish collection of hilarious personal essays and images, which might be the most ridiculous book in the history of arts and letters....


Dude, Bro: The How-To Guide to College Your Parents Don't Want You to Have

by Bread Foster

Dude, Bro: How to College is a humorous guide to surviving college written by comedian Bread Foster. Dude, Bro will provide articles, episodes, and truth (under the guise of guidance) about college life, mixed...


Every Time I Find the Meaning of Life, They Change It: Wisdom of the Great Philosophers on How to Live

by Daniel Klein

A humorous and philosophical trip through life, from the New York Times–bestselling coauthor of Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . .

 

Daniel Klein’s fans have fallen in love with the warm, humorous,...


Number Two

by Jay Onrait

From the twisted and juvenile mind that brought you the national bestseller Anchorboy comes another rollicking collection of embarrassing stories that’ll make you laugh, cry, and feel just a little bit uncomfortable....


Just Make Me A Sammich: Absurd Observations from a Wild Mind

by Don Ake

Just Make Me A Sammich is a collection of humorous essays from a wild mind, Don Ake. He explores a wide variety of topics, finding the absurd in the simple things and hilarious perspectives on more complex topics....


You Don't Have to Like Me: Essays on Growing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding Feminism

by Alida Nugent

“Alternately serious and laugh-out-loud funny… People of all ages will see themselves in [Nugent’s] writing.” –The Rumpus

The author of Don’t Worry, It Gets Worse takes on the F-word

Alida Nugent’s...