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Jim, Who Ran Away From His Nurse and Was Eaten By a Lion: A Cautionary Tale
Hilaire Belloc. Mini Grey, illus.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: pop-up book.
ISBN: 9780375859700.  Daedalus Item Code: 20569
As much for adult fans of Edward Gorey as it is for children 8 and up with a sense of ironic humor, this mock cautionary tale by Hilaire Belloc, originally penned in 1907, is set perfectly with Mini ... (Read More)
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Kittens For When Sh*t Happens
Trevor Davies.
Publisher: Spruce.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846014178.  Daedalus Item Code: 53865
Soft fuzzy little kittens make everything better, don't they? Add a clever (if not always polite) caption mirroring a typical day-spoiler in the human world, and here you've got 70 sure-fire cute ... (Read More)
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Classic Comic Strips: A Quiz Deck: Knowledge Cards
Susan Koop.
Publisher: Pomegranate.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780764957697.  Daedalus Item Code: 42806
From straightforward humor to social commentary, and from superheroes to soap operas, the funny pages cater to all tastes. These 48 cards feature trivia on the most beloved characters and artists of ... (Read More)
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Lazy Thoughts of a Lazy Girl
Jenny Wren. Jenny Éclair, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911685.  Daedalus Item Code: 50377
Essentially a female riposte to Jerome K. Jerome's Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow, this 1891 book by the pseudonymous Jenny Wren presents her amusing thoughts on matters ranging from love and ... (Read More)
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Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls: Essays, Etc.
David Sedaris.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316154703.  Daedalus Item Code: 49490
The author of Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, and Me Talk Pretty One Day, as well as a regular NPR and New Yorker contributor, David Sedaris ... (Read More)
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The Life of Fly 2016 Mini Wall Calendar
Magnus Muhr.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calendar.
ISBN: 9781449466619.  Daedalus Item Code: 55717
Created by Swedish photographer Magnus Muhr, the unexpectedly hilarious photo-cartoons in this mini wall calendar reveal the inner life of the housefly—one not so different from ours, it turns out, ... (Read More)
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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
Marie Kondo.
Publisher: Ten Speed.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781607747307.  Daedalus Item Code: 59475
Despite constant efforts to de-clutter your home, do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts? Do clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles? Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo here takes ... (Read More)
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Mad: The Golden Treasury of Trash: Special Collector's Edition
John Ficarra, ed.
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment.   Format: paperback.
Daedalus Item Code: 53504
Too cheap to put out a magazine with all-new content, the Usual Gang of Idiots at Mad here attempt to pawn off a whole issue of repeats, calling it a "Special Collector's Edition" to fancy it ... (Read More)
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Making the Cat Laugh: One Woman's Journal of Single Life on the Margins
Lynne Truss.
Publisher: Fourth Estate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007355235.  Daedalus Item Code: 53292
We know her as the language maven who gave us her zero-tolerance treatise on punctuation, Eats, Shoots and Leaves. But Lynne Truss has been cracking up British readers for years on BBC radio ... (Read More)
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Murphy's Law 2016 Day-to-Day Calendar
Arthur Bloch.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calendar.
ISBN: 9781449465476.  Daedalus Item Code: 55718
Murphy's Law—"If anything can go wrong, it will"—may be widely known. But in this tear-off daily calendar you will find hundreds of additional laws, axioms, and corollaries that sum up the ... (Read More)
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Nancy Is Happy: Dailies 1943–1945
Ernie Bushmiller. Daniel Clowes, intro.
Publisher: Fantagraphics.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9781606993606.  Daedalus Item Code: 52036
A funny thing happened on the way to comic-strip immortality. For many years, Ernie Bushmiller's Nancy, with its odd-looking, squat heroine, nearly abstract art, and often super-corny gags, ... (Read More)
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The New Devil's Dictionary: A New Version of the Cynical Classic
Rhonda Koenig. Peter Breese, illus.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780762772476.  Daedalus Item Code: 51323
Ambrose Bierce's classic The Devil's Dictionary was published in 1911, and its caustic wit has never gone out of style. In the ensuing century, many foolish or pompous ideas and inventions ... (Read More)
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