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Old 01-14-2011, 10:28 PM   #1
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I need to laugh

Hello fellow ebook readers. This is a great forum. I am looking for some mindless brain activity. I need to laugh and I am looking for something funny. I just finished the Stephanie Plum series by Janet Evanovich and am now reading The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz. I am looking for something lighter and plain funny. Think Jeff Foxworthy, blue collar comedy, Readers Digest jokes, etc. I am not sure what I am looking for but I am thinking a stand up comedy show in a book. Light and fun.
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Old 01-14-2011, 10:34 PM   #2
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Old 01-14-2011, 10:58 PM   #3
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Old 01-14-2011, 11:14 PM   #4
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We are reading Hitchhikers Guide for the book of the month club. Its more of a satire than straight comedy though.
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Old 01-14-2011, 11:33 PM   #5
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Old 01-14-2011, 11:42 PM   #6
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Old 01-14-2011, 11:53 PM   #7
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the "Idiot Girl" books by Lori Notari.
I actually prefer Celia Rivenbark to Laurie Notaro.
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Old 01-15-2011, 04:01 AM   #9
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Try Bill Bryson. His books are hilariously funny, and they're all available as eBooks.
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Old 01-15-2011, 04:11 AM   #10
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Why We Suck by Dennis Leary, that was pretty freakin' funny!
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Parnell Hall
Stanley Hastings series, somewhat hard boiled but hilarious
Puzzleady series, more cozyish and lighter
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