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General Non-Fiction
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40: A Doonesbury Retrospective
G.B. Trudeau.
 
Publisher: Andrews McMeel
Format: boxed set
ISBN: 9780740797354
Daedalus Item Code: 50721
 
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Spy the Lie: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Detect Deception
Philip Houston, Michael Floyd & Susan Carnicero, with Don Tennant.
 
Publisher: Icon
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781848315921
Daedalus Item Code: 51109
 
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Thou Spleeny Swag-Bellied Miscreant: Create Your Own Shakespearean Insults
Sarah Royal & Jillian Hofer.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: spiral.
ISBN: 9780762453214.  Daedalus Item Code: 59095
 
If your inventory of insulting invective has run its course; if your pithiest barbs lack the unassailable profundity of Shakespeare's finely crafted cudgels, fear not, tongue-tied plaintiff. Big-city ... (Read More)
 
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A Very Klingon Christmas
Paul Ruditis. Patrick Faricy, illus.
Publisher: Gallery.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476746807.  Daedalus Item Code: 50967
 
Silly good fun for Star Trek fans, this picture book imagines that our Christmas traditions—the caroling, the lights, the feasting, and the visit from St. Nicholas—were in fact stolen by humans from ... (Read More)
 
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The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation
Bethany Keeley.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780811876452.  Daedalus Item Code: 50305
 
From the sarcastic to the suggestive, here are quotation marks as we love them best: doing hilarious damage to the English language. Who wouldn't have second thoughts about ordering the "hamburger" ... (Read More)
 
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97 Ways to Make a Cat Like You
Carol Kaufmann.
Publisher: Workman.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780761182160.  Daedalus Item Code: 59234
 
Most of the cats we've met have been quite personable and affectionate with their humans (although any kitty can get cranky once in a while). But if you are trying to introduce yourself to a new ... (Read More)
 
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Lazy Thoughts of a Lazy Girl
Jenny Wren. Jenny Éclair, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911685.  Daedalus Item Code: 50377
 
Essentially a female riposte to Jerome K. Jerome's Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow, this 1891 book by the pseudonymous Jenny Wren presents her amusing thoughts on matters ranging from love and ... (Read More)
 
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Inside MAD: The "Usual Gang of Idiots" Pick Their Favorite MAD Spoofs
Judd Apatow, intro. John Ficarra, ed. Patricia Dwyer, designer.
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781618930897.  Daedalus Item Code: 50452
 
Some may have assumed that anyone who wasted their formative years reading MAD magazine must have wound up as a complete failure in life. As it turns out, some of the venerable periodical's ... (Read More)
 
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Porn for the Working Woman
Gretchen LeMaistre, photos.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781452121390.  Daedalus Item Code: 50310
 
What do women really want in the workplace? Equal pay, opportunity, advancement for merit, respect for ideas and opinions, of course—but what would make work more delightful? That's the that ... (Read More)
 
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Greetings from the Borscht Belt: The Best Broads of Comedy
Totie Fields, Pearl Williams, Rachel Jordan, Jean Carroll, Sophie Tucker, Betty Ross, Sylvia Stoun & others.
Publisher: Fuel 2000.   Format: 1 cutout audio CD.
ISBN: 302061903.  Daedalus Item Code: 50322
 
Throughout the mid-20th century, a string of hotels and resorts in the Catskill Mountains catered to Jewish Americans, and the affectionately nicknamed Borscht Belt became renowned for its comedic ... (Read More)
 
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NPR Laughter Therapy: Funny for a Living
Lucille Ball, Louis C.K., Charlie Chaplin, Billy Crystal, Jim Gaffigan, Buster Keaton, Bob Newhart, Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman & others.
Publisher: High Bridge.   Format: 3 audio CDs.
ISBN: 9781622314737.  Daedalus Item Code: 59037
 
Collecting some of NPR's finest portraits of funny—from a 1972 profile of Harold Lloyd, with his advice to a new generation of comedic actors, to British comedian Eddie Izzard in a 2014 interview on ... (Read More)
 
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Rudegami: Taking Perverse Pleasure from Impure Origami: Includes 40 Pieces of Origami Paper
Oliver Zachary.
Publisher: Dog 'N' Bone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780957140974.  Daedalus Item Code: 50794
 
Liven up your next party—or simply amuse your more puerile friends—with this collection of, shall we say, unexpected origami patterns. Here are 18 designs and variations to subvert and ... (Read More)
 
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1. The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation
Bethany Keeley.
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2. Everything Explained Through Flowcharts: Including Tips for World Domination, Which Religion Offers the Best Afterlife, Alien Pickup Lines, and the Secret Recipe for Gettin' Laid Lemonade
Doogie Horner.
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3. Funerals to Die For: The Craziest, Creepiest, and Most Bizarre Funeral Traditions and Practices Ever
Kathy Benjamin.
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4. Inside MAD: The "Usual Gang of Idiots" Pick Their Favorite MAD Spoofs
Judd Apatow, intro. John Ficarra, ed. Patricia Dwyer, designer.
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5. Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World that Made Him
David Henry & Joe Henry.
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6. Jim, Who Ran Away From His Nurse and Was Eaten By a Lion: A Cautionary Tale
Hilaire Belloc. Mini Grey, illus.
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7. The Ultimate Jewish Cartoon Book
Neil Kerber.
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8. More Show Me How: Everything We Couldn't Fit in the First Book: Instructions for Life from the Everyday to the Exotic
Derek Fagerstrom & Lauren Smith.
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9. Hail, Hail, Euphoria!: Presenting the Marx Brothers in Duck Soup, the Greatest War Movie Ever Made
Roy Blount Jr.
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10. The Senior Moments Doodle Book
Andrew Pinder.
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