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Rants from the Hill by Michael P. Branch - Book Review

From his isolated perch in the Nevada desert, Branch rants on environmental issues, parenting, and quality IPA -- all with a characteristically sardonic wit. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone by Bo Burnham - Book Review

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$16.99
ISBN: 9781455519132
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 7th, 2014

Missing Shel Silverstein? Burnham's short, dirty, funny poems that appear shallow and then plummet suddenly to profundity are your answer. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus


Get Your Sh*t Together: How to Stop Worrying about What You Should Do So You Can Finish What You Need to Do and Start Doing What You Want to D by Sarah Knight - Book Review

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$19.99
ISBN: 9780316505079
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - December 27th, 2016

Between Get Your Sh*t Together and her first book, Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, Sarah Knight's special brand of "anti-self help" is clearing catching on amongst readers - it got me hooked! Knight uses personal experience, pop culture references, and wise life advice to help readers clear mental clutter and employ practical tactics in order to find a more balanced, stress free life. It's not your typical self-help book! ~ Reviewed by Rachel Williams


How to Be Perfect: An Illustrated Guide by Ron Padgett - Book Review

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By Ron Padgett, Jason Novak (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781566894555
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 13th, 2016

I read this book, and I'm perfect. Coincidence? I think not. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus


How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran - Book Review

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$10.00
ISBN: 9780062564740
Availability: Hard to Find - May no longer be available
Published: Harper Perennial - October 11th, 2016

Included: a fail-proof pro-feminist argument, enough laughs to be a core workout, and a guarantee that by the end you'll know (mostly) how to be a woman. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus


Bossypants by Tina Fey - Book Review

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$9.00
ISBN: 9780316056892
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Published: Reagan Arthur / Little, Brown - January 29th, 2013

If you think Tina Fey is hilarious and perfect yet wonderfully relatable, than you are right. Read this book as proof. If you like reading about awkward days at youth theater, realizing your parents aren’t as scary as you thought they were, and what it is like to be mistaken for Sarah Palin then this is the book for you. ~ Reviewed by Molly Halpin


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