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Red Sox Rhymes

by Dick Flavin

From the voice of Fenway Park comes a collection of sixty-four humorous and nostalgic poems celebrating the Boston Red Sox.

A commonwealth institution and popular local television personality who is also the...

How Did I Get to Be 40 & Other Atrocities

by Judith Viorst

And so you’ve reached that time in life when you’re stating to pick investments over adventure, clean over scenic, comfortable over intense; when, even though in your heart of hearts you’re only seventeen,...

Forever Fifty and Other Negotiations

by Judith Viorst

Judith Viorst is known and loved by readers of all ages, for children's books such as Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; nonfiction titles, including the bestseller Necessary Losses;...

When Did I Stop Being Twenty and Other Injustices

by Judith Viorst

Judith Viorst is known and loved by readers of all ages, for children’s books such as Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; nonfiction titles, including the bestseller Necessary Losses...

Go de Rass to Sleep: (A Jamaican Translation)

by Adam Mansbach, Ricardo Cortés, Kwame Dawes & Kellie Magnus

A Jamaican patois translation of the worldwide best-selling phenomenon.

Biography for Beginners

by Edmund Clerihew Bentley & G. K. Chesterton

Witty poems skewer historical figures past and present — Jane Austen, Karl Marx, Sir Walter Raleigh, Theodore Roosevelt, and others — with an accompaniment of whimsical illustrations by G. K. Chesterton....

The Humorous Verse of Lewis Carroll

by Lewis Carroll

Verse, puzzles, "The Hunting of the Snark," acrostics, poems from larger works — largest collection of Carroll verse in print. 130 illustrations by Tenniel, Carroll, others.

The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

by Edward Lear

Every line of every nonsense book written by the celebrated humorist and author of "The Owl and the Pussycat." Illustrated by more than 500 of Lear's quirky drawings.

Easy Math

by Lauren Shapiro & Marie Howe

Pop culture gets the James Tate treatment in poems that offer a gimlet eye to the disappointments of the world.

Om, the Poses You'll Do!

by Lyn Gerfin & Katie Morgan

Sun Salutations to you!

You’ve made up your mind.

You’re off to start yoga!

Not sure what you’ll find.

You have yoga pants on.

You have feet on your mat.

You can bend yourself forward,

and slightly bend back....

Excuse Me Waiter, but There’S a Flyswatter in My Soup

by Fritz Fritzgerald

Fritz Fritzgerald loves to laugh at life almost as much as he loves to laugh at himself. In his collection of endearingly humorous poems, Fritzgerald balances important topics like spirituality, love, friendship,...

Poems for Yuppies (And Also for  Normal People)

by Stephen Blum

In this anthology of original poetry, Blum, a self-described yuppie, presents a collection of verses, most of them (in his words) "verbal cartoons," that define and make fun of this unique sub-culture. A tongue-in-cheek...

Pocketbook of Tips for Moochers

by Alex Anastasia

This book is about moochers. They come in all types and forms. A moocher could be a family member or a coworker. In this book, I have defined a moocher, given you an example of a moocher, and given you a moochers...


by James E. Tague

Written over many years and enjoyed by family and friends, Jim has decided to publish these limericks for his eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. As Jim has stated, A limerick is to me a form of...

Alliteration, Again and Again

by Larry J. Kricka

The genesis of the alliterations in this book was an email exchange in 2001 with a colleague in Albany, New York. In the emails, we traded alliterations back and forth, variously signing our emails Phrantic...

Double Baloney

by Bruce Howard Hamilton

~Double Baloney~ is a compilation of 130 pages of mock-haiku and pseudolimericks, rather baroquely written so that each item is one relatively sweeping 'sentence.' On every page is one mock-haiku plus one psuedolimerick,...

Cool Verse and Hot Doggerel

by Bernice Zakin

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Strategies of Sex

by Edwin Dennis Kilbourne, Md

Strategies of Sex includes verses by a physician-scientist member of the National Academy of Sciences that are a celebration of the diversity of arrangements (often bizarre) that ensure the propagation of species,...

100 Shades of Greene

by Hank Greene

100 Shades of Greene has poems, verses and short stories about life's emotions and dreams. It is about feelings, about lost love,about new love and family. It is about God and spirit, about birth and death,...

Tom Turkey Visits on Thanksgiving Day

by Jim Kilmer & Jon Kilmer

A fictional story about a large turkey named Tom. He appears on Thanksgiving Day and plays games with our grandchildren. The children love Tom as he plays soccer and tag football with them all afternoon. They...