The 50 Funniest American Writers: According To Andy Borowitz by Andy BorowitzThe 50 Funniest American Writers: According To Andy Borowitz by Andy Borowitz

The 50 Funniest American Writers: According To Andy Borowitz

EditorAndy Borowitz

Hardcover | October 13, 2011

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Ever wondered who makes a very funny person laugh? Wonder no more. Brought together in this Library of America collection are America’s fifty funniest writers—according to acclaimed writer and comedian Andy Borowitz. Reaching back to Mark Twain and forward to contemporary masters such as David Sedaris, Nora Ephron, Roy Blount Jr., Ian Frazier, Bernie Mac, Wanda Sykes, and George Saunders, The 50 Funniest American Writers* is an exclusive Who’s Who of the very best American comic writing. Here are Thurber and Perelman, Lenny Bruce and Bruce Jay Friedman, Garrison Keillor, Dave Barry, and Veronica Geng, plus hilarious lesser-known pieces from The New Yorker, Esquire, The Atlantic, National Lampoon, and The Onion. Who does “one of the funniest people in America” (CBS Sunday Morning) read when he needs a laugh?
Andy Borowitz is a writer and a comedian whose work appears in The New Yorker and at his satirical website,, which has millions of readers around the world. The author of six books, he is the first-ever winner of the National Press Club's humor award and a two-time finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor. H...
Title:The 50 Funniest American Writers: According To Andy BorowitzFormat:HardcoverDimensions:504 pages, 7.8 × 5.16 × 0.92 inPublished:October 13, 2011Publisher:Library of AmericaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1598531077

ISBN - 13:9781598531077

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