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Litt, David

Summary: "A different kind of White House memoir, presidential speechwriter David Litt's comic account of his years spent working with Barack Obama and his reflection on Obama's legacy in the age of Trump. Like many twentysomethings, David Litt frequently embarrassed himself in front of his boss's boss. Unlike many twentysomethings, Litt's boss's boss was President Obama. At age twenty-four, Litt became...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LITT, DAVID LIT

Lawson, Jenny

11 holds on 7 copies

Summary: "As Jenny Lawson's hundreds of thousands of fans know, she suffers from depression. In Broken (in the best possible way), she explores her experimental treatment of transcranial magnetic stimulation with brutal honesty. But also with brutal humor: "People do different things to distract themselves during each treatment. I embroider. It feels fitting. I'm being magnetically stabbed in the head...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Halpern, Justin.

Summary: Tuesdays with Morrie meets F My Life in this hilarious coming-of-age book about a son's relationship with his foul-mouthed father by the 29-year-old comedy writer who created the massively popular Twitter feed of the same name.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ItBooks 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818 HAL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.6 HAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.6 HAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.6 Halpern 2010

Lawson, Jenny

Summary: In an illustrated memoir, the creator of the Bloggess blog shares humorous stories from her life, including her awkward upbringing in Texas and her relationship with her husband.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 070.92 LAW

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 LAW

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LAWSON, JENNY LAW

Halpern, Justin

Summary: Tuesdays with Morrie meets F My Life in this hilarious coming-of-age book about a son's relationship with his foul-mouthed father by the 29-year-old comedy writer who created the massively popular Twitter feed of the same name.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 818.6 HAL

Notaro, Laurie.

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Laurie Notaro shares hilarious tales of marriage and family with irresistible candor that makes for a laugh-out-loud funny and utterly unforgettable listen.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 814.6 NOT

Halpern, Justin

Summary: Presents a humorous collection of stories about the author's relationships with the opposite sex told chronologically, from his first kiss to getting engaged.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: It! books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.6 HAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 814.6 Halpern 2012

Hodgman, John

Summary: Presents a memoir of the author's cursed travels through the woods of Massachusetts and coastal Maine, describing his midlife transformation from an idealistic youth to an eccentric family man.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 HOD

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HODGMAN, JOHN JOD

Lawson, Jenny

Summary: "In Furiously Happy, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jenny Lawson explores her lifelong battle with mental illness. A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. But terrible ideas are what Jenny does best.As Jenny says: "Some people might think that being 'furiously happy' is just an excuse to be stupid and irresponsible and invite...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LAW

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 LAW

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LAWSON, JENNY LAW

Notaro, Laurie.

Summary: Focuses on the author's haphazard efforts to fit into her ultra-liberal Oregon community, an endeavor marked by everything from stolen trees and a ban from the post office to dental implants and closed neighborhood parties.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard Trade Paperbacks

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 814.6 Notaro 2011

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