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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: no jacket.
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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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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Literary Rogues: A Scandalous History of Wayward Authors
Andrew Shaffer.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062077288.  Daedalus Item Code: 44351
There was a time when authors fought with both words and fists, a time when poets—not rock stars—were the ones living fast and dying young, Andrew Shaffer reminds us. Also the author of Great ... (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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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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Office Cartoons from The New Yorker 2016 Mini Wall Calendar

Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calendar.
ISBN: 9781449468675.  Daedalus Item Code: 55706
Droll, intelligent, insightful—and yet somehow funny enough to also produce involuntary snorts and chuckles from nearly everyone—the one-panel cartoons found in The New Yorker are a comedy ... (Read More)
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Peanuts 2016 Mini Day-to-Day Calendar
Charles Schulz, illus.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calendar.
ISBN: 9781449468545.  Daedalus Item Code: 55720
Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang appear on the tiny tear-off pages of this little calendar—not in cartoon strips, but in color portraits without dialogue. ... (Read More)
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Perfect Nonsense: The Chaotic Comics and Goofy Games of George Carlson
George Carlson. Daniel F. Yezbick, ed.
Publisher: Fantagraphics.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781606995082.  Daedalus Item Code: 52037
One of the most prolific and innovative cartoonists and illustrators of the 20th century, George Carlson produced playful, absurdist, exquisitely rendered drawings in every medium, from comic books ... (Read More)
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