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Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls David Sedaris

LET'S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS is a hurt-your-tummy collection of essays, many dealing with family.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by David Sedaris at the store.  It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in April, 2013 by Little, Brown...

Theft by Finding: Diaries 1977-2002 David Sedaris

THEFT BY FINDING: DIARIES 1977 - 2002 must be the funniest diary on record. This book needs to be read in a sound-proof room to avoid embarrassment! This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several decades. We will ship it free anywhere...

Calypso David Sedaris

CALYPSO is another fantastic and funny collection of stories from one of the world's finest and twisted comedy minds. This time David sets his razor-sharp wit toward an examination of the foibles of middle age, triggered by the introspections brought on by buying himself his dream beach house.

 

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Dimestore: A Writer's Life Lee Smith

DIME STORE: A WRITER'S LIFE is the delightful biography of one of the South's most beloved writers. Lee Smith tells all in a manner that is poignant and wise, and most of all enlightening and humorous.

 

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Spelling It Like It Is Tori Spelling

SPELLING LIKE IT IS truly is as the title states, a no-holds-barred open book on the television star's life. Included are her own issues bared for all, but there is also a glimpse into her relationship with her father, the famous producer, Aaron Spelling.

 

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The Innocent Have Nothing to Fear Stuart Stevens

THE INNOCENT HAVE NOTHING TO FEAR is a dark comedy and brilliant satire on the our political conventions written by one of the nation's most astute insiders on the subject. It's hard to believe this wonderful book was began before any of the real characters involved in the 2016 election were named.

 

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Dogfight: The 2012 Presidential Campaign in Verse Calvin Trillin

DOGFIGHT: THE 2012 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN IN VERSE is a hilarious look at the politics and politicians who entertain and frightened American voters in 2012. The book is full of laugh-out-loud verse and prose.

 

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The Family Fang Kevin Wilson

THE FAMILY FANG is a riotous romp with parents who create impromptu performances for themselves and their two children wherever the mood strikes. Shakespeare's "The world is a stage" has never been truer than in this hilarious, delightful and wild ride from the comic genius mind of Kevin Wilson,

 

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Perfect Little World Kevin Wilson

PERFECT LITTLE WORLD is the bizarre tale of a charming child psychologist creating a utopian family study of rearing ten babies with shared duties. In other words, no offspring would know their mother or father. As the plan disintegrates, resentments fester in this strange experiment. Fortunately, The story is filled...