Category Archives: Humor

On the Shelves: Kids’ books that tickle a funny bone

By Deb Sullivan On The Shelves Last night I saw a movie trailer on television that instantly grabbed me. I know this story, I thought…all of these crazy, terrible things happening to this kid and his family. And then the … Continue reading

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Megan Erickson returns with ‘Make It Count’

by Sarah Chain, for Book Buzz When Megan Erickson began writing her newest novel, she didn’t set out to write something funny. A scene just popped into her head – a girl, sitting in a college library, zoning out as … Continue reading

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‘Everything but the Kitchen Sink’ by Francesca Beauman

If you want a good giggle fit, but don’t have much time to read, pick up “Everything but the Kitchen Sink” by Francesca Beauman, though the subtitle can be misleading.

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Hallam author Stephanie Giese returns with humor anthology ‘You Have Lipstick On Your Teeth’

Hallam writer Stephanie Giese, of Binkies and Briefcases, contributed to the humor anthology from InThePowderRoom.com, “You Have Lipstick On Your Teeth,” published through CreateSpace in August 2013.

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Hopewell Twp. author Karl Larew releases third in vampire spoof series

Hopewell Township author Karl Larew published “Zoombies From Planet X” through CreateSpace Aug. 11, 2013.

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Recently released: ‘Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls’ by David Sedaris

FlipSide entertainment reporter Erin McCracken previews “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls” by David Sedaris in this April 25, 2013, post.

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Recently released: ‘Parenting: Illustrated with Crappy Pictures’

Bethany Fehlinger previews “Parenting: Illustrated with Crappy Pictures” by Amber Dusick in this April 4, 2013, preview.

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Hallam’s Stephanie Giese shares parenting laughs in ‘I Just Want to Pee Alone’

Hallam author Stephanie Giese and 29 other moms and bloggers contributed stories on parenting to the humor collection “I Just Want to Pee Alone.”

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From Page to Projector: ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’

Dan Rorabaugh grabs a handy towel and reviews the book and movie version of ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.’

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‘Right ho, Jeeves’ by P.G. Wodehouse

I’d heard about P.G. Wodehouse, but never read him until now. I have become a fan. His gift for the English language turns a story of a young man, his valet and assorted family members and friends into a delightful … Continue reading

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