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Old 08-10-2010, 08:32 AM   #1
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Funniest Book(s) You Have Read

What is the funniest book or books you have read? I am in the mood to read something that makes me laugh, but need suggestions. My favorite laugh out loud books are the Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy series. Of the 5 books in the trilogy (yes you read that right) I think The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe was the funniest.

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What is the funniest book or books you have read? I am in the mood to read something that makes me laugh, but need suggestions. My favorite laugh out loud books are the Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy series. Of the 5 books in the trilogy (yes you read that right) I think The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe was the funniest.

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Have you read any Carl Hiaasen? Absurdly funny and hilarious.There are 11 books, starting with Tourist Season. The cast of characters changes, but there are a few who make cameo appearences in each book. Try not to be drinking anything while reading. He has also written some kids books that are delightful!
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I have never heard of Carl Hiaasen. Thanks for the recommendation PF! I just downloaded a sample of Sick Puppy to my Kindle so I can give him a shot. Thanks
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I have never heard of Carl Hiaasen. Thanks for the recommendation PF! I just downloaded a sample of Sick Puppy to my Kindle so I can give him a shot. Thanks
My favorite of his are, "Skin Tight" and "Strip Tease."

You are very welcome. I'll think more on it...so many books, so little time.
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Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series is funny too...Stephanie is an inept bounty hunter and some of her adventures are hysterical! One for the Money is the first in the series, and it may be a little "graphic" in places, but it's mostly a light, enjoyable read.
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Thanks Linda. I do not mind graphic. I just downloaded a sample of that one too.
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I have read, and reread pretty much all of the David Sedaris books. Always good for a laugh in my opinion. When Engulfed In Flames is my favorite followed buy Me Talk Pretty One Day. The rest are just as good, but in different ways.
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I love his stuff Tatt! He and his sister Amy are both a riot.
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S**t My Dad Says, short but hilarious.
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I have been on the S$%t my dad says twitter feed for about a year. Yes that is funny funny stuff. I often find myself busting a gut reading those.
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