Tag Archives: Humor

Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey by Camaren Subhiyah

Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey: A Parody of Downton Abbey by Camaren Subhiyah (2013) 128 pages Goodreads Summary: The hit series Downton Abbey, upon which this parody graphic novel is based, has been nominated for 16 Emmy Awards … Continue reading

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Alice in Tumblr-land by Tim Manley

Alice in Tumblr-land: And Other Fairy Tales for a New Generation by Tim Manley (2013) 265 pages Goodreads Summary: The Ugly Duckling still feels gross compared to everyone else, but now she’s got Instagram, and there’s this one filter that … Continue reading

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The Marrying Kind by Ken O’Neill

The Marrying Kind by Ken O’Neill (2010) 246 pages Goodreads Summary: Wedding planner Adam More has an epiphany: He has devoted all his life’s energy to creating events that he and his partner Steven are forbidden by federal law for having … Continue reading

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Book Review: Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto

Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto (2012) 269 pages Goodreads Summary: Want to impress the hot stranger at the bar who asks for your take onInfinite Jest? Dying to shut up the blowhard in front of you … Continue reading

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Review: Lamb

Dirty Job“>A Dirty Job because I’ve heard a lot of good things about that.  I also want to read

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Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling (2011) Summary: Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, … Continue reading

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