Jobe Can’t Take the Credit for These Funny Books

Recently an email went out at work asking for titles of funny books. Once compiled, the list was shared. I don’t think they’re in any particular order and I didn’t fiddle with that. If you need a funny book, you might try one of these!

It’s not easy bein’ me : a lifetime of no respect but plenty of sex and drugs, Rodney Dangerfield

Wishful Drinking, Carrie Fisher

Anything by David Sedaris or Amy Sedaris

Born Standing Up, Steve Martin

Brief Thief, Michaël Escoffier and Kris Di Giacomo

Bossypants, Tina Fey

GOOD OMENS,  Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett

Retail Hell:  how I sold my soul to the store: confessions of a tortured sales associate, Freeman Hall

Anything by Celia Rivenbark

The Madwoman in the Volvo: my year of raging hormones, Sandra Tsing Loh

The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks, Donald Harington

A Dirty Job, Christopher Moore

Are You There Vodka? It’s Me Chelsea, Chelsea Handler

A Confederacy of Dunces, John Kennedy Toole

SEINLANGUAGE, Jerry Seinfeld

YES PLEASE, Amy Pohler

Fortunately the Milk, Neil Gaiman

Travels with my chicken: a man and his companion take to the road, Martin Gurdon

The Compleat Practical Joker, H. Allen Smith

Modern Romance, Aziz Ansari

My Family & Other Animals, Gerald Durrell

Anything by P. G. Wodehouse

Darth Vader & Son // Vader’s Little Princess, Jeffrey Brown

This Is A Book, Demetri Martin

Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs, Chuck Klosterman

John Dies at the End, David Wong

Shark vs. Train, Chris Barton and Tom Lichtenheld

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened // Furiously Happy, Jenny Lawson

The Bible Salesman, Clyde Edgerton

Captain Underpants, Dav Pilkey

Year of Living Biblically, by A. J. Jacobs

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams

Ant Farm, Simon Rich

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hunter S. Thompson

Outrageous Fortune, Tim Scott

What If, Randall Munroe

The Best of Mutts, Patrick McDonnell and Alice Sebold

Meaty,  Samantha Irby

Why Not Me?, Mindy Kaling

The Bedwetter, Sarah Silverman

The Worrier’s Guide to Life, Gemma Correll

Bridget Jones Diary, Helen Fielding

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae

I Work at a Public Library, Gina Sheridan

Suds in Your Eye series, Mary Lasswell

God is Disappointed in You, Mark Russell, Shannon Wheeler

Rock This, Chris Rock

The Phantom Tollbooth, Norton Juster and Jules Feiffer

Stephanie Plum: Between the Numbers series, Janet Evanovich

Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened, Allie Brosh

Stuff White People Like, Christian Lander

I Am America (And So Can You), Stephen Colbert

Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes, Cory O’Brien

Riotous Assembly, Tom Sharpe

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