With the rise of at home DNA tests, we’ve all heard stories or had our own experiences uncovering family secrets — sometimes good, maybe a little sad, and occasionally secrets that should have remained just that. In her new novel, The Sweeney Sisters, Lian Dolan delivers a brilliant and entertaining story about books, love, sisterhood and what makes up a family, tapping into the zeitgeist of 23 and Me, Ancestry.com and the surprises we can discover in our DNA. […]
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Curtis Honeycutt, writer of the weekly humor column “Grammar Guy,” will launch his debut book, Good Grammar is the Life of the Party: Tips for a Wildly Successful Life, on Facebook Live at noon (EST) on Saturday, May 2.
His book aims to make grammar approachable and entertaining. The author, who makes big claims in his book, truly believes that good grammar can make anyone’s life better. […]
Peggy Rowe is at it again — this time giving a hilarious inside look at growing up Rowe, both before and after Mike’s rise to fame.
While the book isn’t officially available until April 14, some pre-release, autographed copies of About Your Father and Other Celebrities I Have Known: Ruminations and Revelations from a Desperate Mother to Her Dirty Son can be ordered here.
Mike describes About Your Father as “a heartwarming book that’s going to make the country smile.”
Since the day they said, […]
With his tender, funny memoir of four decades in the business, Alan Zweibel traces the history of American comedy in his newest book, Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier.
Abrams Press won’t release the book until April 14, but it’s available for pre-order now.
Zweibel started his comedy career selling jokes for seven dollars apiece to the last of the Borscht Belt standups. Then one night, […]
Do you obsess about everything from global warming and bridge collapses to wrinkles, failure and the return of polyester? And now are you biting your nails (keep your hands away from your face) because of COVID-19?
The second edition of Allia Zobel Nolan‘s The Worrywart’s Prayer Book can help you cope. Written before the coronavirus pandemic to address the general fears the author had on a daily basis, the book uses anecdotal stories, […]