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The Diary of Edward the Hamster 1990–1990
Miriam & Ezra Elia.
Publisher: Blue Rider Press.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780399165979.  Daedalus Item Code: 38944
 
"Why write? Life is a cage of empty words." Trapped behind bars with a wheel that taunts him with its meaninglessness, Edward the Hamster records the existential angst that is the sum of his short ... (Read More)
 
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Dog Tales
Phoebe Bowser. Lisa Parett, illus.
Publisher: Ariel Books.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780740750519.  Daedalus Item Code: 10005
 
From doggy haikus ("Lying in the sun / Tongue hanging out / Good to be a dog.") to "Dear Dr. Phido" letters, a canine horoscope, and a "What Famous Dog Are You Most Like?" quiz, this pocketable ... (Read More)
 
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Downton Tabby: A Parody
Chris Kelly.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781476765938.  Daedalus Item Code: 49005
 
Welcome to Downton Tabby, where the aristocrats of the animal kingdom dwell in stately splendor, unaware that their way of life is about to be swept away by the noisy vacuum cleaner of history. For ... (Read More)
 
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Dream of the Rarebit Fiend: The Saturdays
Winsor McCay.
Publisher: Checker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781933160658.  Daedalus Item Code: 40884
 
Originally published in the Saturday editions of the New York Evening Telegram from 1904 to 1911, the comic strip Dreams of a Rarebit Fiend was a somewhat darker precursor to ... (Read More)
 
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Drunk, Stoned, Brilliant, Dead: The Writers and Artists Who Made the National Lampoon Insanely Great
Ricky Meyerwitz.
Publisher: Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780810988484.  Daedalus Item Code: 41413
 
Launched in 1970 by Harvard graduates and Harvard Lampoon alumni Doug Kenney, Henry Beard, and Robert Hoffman, National Lampoon blazed to the forefront of American humor. Its ... (Read More)
 
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Everyday English: How to Say What You Mean and Write Everything Right
Patrick Scrivenor.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781606524824.  Daedalus Item Code: 40654
 
Do you puzzle over participles, argue over agreement, or moan over proper punctuation? This back-to-basics overview of the mechanics of English grammar spells out what you need to know to make a ... (Read More)
 
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Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book
Diane Muldrow.
Publisher: Golden Books.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780307977618.  Daedalus Item Code: 39136
 
A nostalgic trip through dozens of marvelous children's book illustrations of the mid-20th century, as well as a gentle treatise on how best to live a life, this delightful book from longtime Little ... (Read More)
 
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Farm Anatomy: The Curious Parts & Pieces of Country Life
Julia Rothman.
Publisher: Storey.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781603429818.  Daedalus Item Code: 49169
 
In our youthful imaginations, farms are simple, unhurried places where you drive a tractor and feed some animals, and occasionally take a nap in the hay. But a real working farm—even a small one—is ... (Read More)
 
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Freedom's Just Another Word for People Finding Out You're Useless: A Dilbert Book
Scott Adams.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780740778155.  Daedalus Item Code: 40934
 
In this 2009 collection, with Sunday strips and daily strips all in color, Ratbert becomes the boss's official "mole" in the organization; Wally is taken "out of the loop" and finds his new cubicle ... (Read More)
 
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From Rocks to Rockets: A Humorous History of Warfare
William Gilkerson.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846034978.  Daedalus Item Code: 40180
 
As a boy William Gilkerson—now a painter, sailor, historian, and winner of Canada's Governor General's Literary Award—used to draw little soldiers, an addiction that led to this tongue-in-cheek ... (Read More)
 
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F this Test: Even More of the Very Best Totally Wrong Answers
Richard Benson.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781452127767.  Daedalus Item Code: 49216
 
From the same hilarious wellspring of failure as F in Exams and F for Effort comes this all-new collection of inventively wrong test responses by students who don't know the answer but ... (Read More)
 
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Full Planet, Empty Plates: The New Geopolitics of Food Scarcity
Lester R. Brown.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393344158.  Daedalus Item Code: 29349
 
Food is the new oil, says Lester Brown; and land is the new gold. The author of the Plan B series of books, the president of the Earth Policy Institute, and "one of the pioneers and heroes of global ... (Read More)
 
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