Humorous American Short StoriesHumorous American Short Stories
Includes James Thurber's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," a 2013 motion picture!Spanning nearly 300 years of American humor, this anthology of entertaining tales ranges from the inventive mind of Benjamin Franklin and his 1732 story, "Alice Addertongue," to Simon Rich's 2012 fable, "Center of the Universe." More than 30 witty short stories includ ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2013-11-21 | ISBN-13: 9780486499888

150+ Best Jokes 2016150+ Best Jokes 2016
Matthew Martin
You will find more than 150 hilarious jokes for laugh out loud in this book This book has no bad words and dirty jokes, but it is not for kids as some of jokes and memes may not be appropriate for children. Jokes is always fun! They bring smiles to our faces and make us laugh. Read our collection of jokes and funny short stories, we collected them ...
Number of pages: 44 | Publication Date: 2016-12-17 | ISBN-13: 9781541119482

A Short History of Nearly EverythingA Short History of Nearly Everything
Bill Bryson
One of the world’s most beloved writers and bestselling author of One Summer takes his ultimate journey—into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Austr ...
Number of pages: 544 | Publication Date: 2004-09-14 | ISBN-13: 9780767908184

Uncommon TypeUncommon Type
Tom Hanks
A collection of seventeen wonderful short stories showing that two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks is as talented a writer as he is an actor. A gentle Eastern European immigrant arrives in New York City after his family and his life have been torn apart by his country's civil war. A man who loves to bowl rolls a perfect game--and then another and then ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2017-10-17 | ISBN-13: 9781101946152

The Best Short Stories of O. Henry (Modern Library)The Best Short Stories of O. Henry (Modern Library)
O. Henry
The more than 600 stories written by O. Henry provided an embarrassment of riches for the compilers of this volume.  The final selection of the thirty-eight stories in this collection offers for the reader's delight those tales honored almost unanimously by anthologists and those that represent, in variety and balance, the best work of America's ...
Number of pages: 368 | Publication Date: 1994-03-22 | ISBN-13: 9780679601227

My Favorite Senior MomentsMy Favorite Senior Moments
Karen O'Connor
Humor and joy abound in this entertaining look at senior life. From handling day-to-day foibles to connecting with your kids and grandkids, gentle humorist Karen O'Connor keeps you smiling, laughing, and appreciating the wisdom that comes with experience. My Favorite Senior Moments encourages you to look on the sunny...and funny...side of the stree ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2015-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9780736959605

A Man Called OveA Man Called Ove
Fredrik Backman
Read the New York Times bestseller that has taken the world by storm!Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbor from hell.” But must Ove be bitter ju ...
Number of pages: 337 | Publication Date: 2015-05-05 | ISBN-13: 9781476738024

The Best of Roald DahlThe Best of Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl
If Stephen King could write with murderous concision, he might have come up with "The Landlady," the story of a boarding house with an oddly talented proprietress and a small but permanent clientele. If Clive Barker had a sense of humor, he might have written "Pig," a brutally funny look at cooks and vegetarianism. And a more bloodthirsty Jorge Lu ...
Number of pages: 528 | Publication Date: 1990-07-14 | ISBN-13: 9780679729914

Skin and Other StoriesSkin and Other Stories
Roald Dahl

Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2002-01-14 | ISBN-13: 9780141310343

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