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A load of hooey : a collection of new short humor fiction, Bob Odenkirk

Label
A load of hooey : a collection of new short humor fiction
Title
A load of hooey
Title remainder
a collection of new short humor fiction
Statement of responsibility
Bob Odenkirk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection from a comedy legend that ranges from absurdist monologues (“Martin Luther King, Jr’s Worst Speech Ever”) to intentionally bad theater (“Hitler Dinner Party: A Play”); from avant-garde fiction (“Obituary for the Creator of Madlibs”) to free-verse poetry
Summary
Collects humorous and absurd stories, vignettes, and unclassifiable prose pieces
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10360584
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Odenkirk, Bob
Dewey number
814
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1922
LC item number
.O34 2014
Literary form
humor satires etc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Odenkirk memorial library ; ǂv 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
American wit and humor
Target audience
adult
Label
A load of hooey : a collection of new short humor fiction, Bob Odenkirk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Includes selections from Famous quotations--unabridged"--t.p
Contents
One should never read a book on the toilet -- Beginnings, or, A beginning, or, How this book began -- A portrait of the artist -- "Didn't work for me" -- Her laughter -- An angel of the Lord -- My education, or, The education of a me, or, I not dumb -- Louvre audio tour for homeowners -- Putting it out there -- My manifesto -- I think I just met God -- Politician's promise -- Hitler dinner party: a play -- My speech to the graduates of this fine inst-- What I'm looking for in another man -- The Phil Spector I knew -- Meaningful poem -- Martin Luther King Jr.'s worst speech ever -- Free speech for all! -- A hazy Christmas memory -- Baseball players' poems about sportswriters and sportswriting -- The origin of "Blackbird" -- I misspoke -- I found a Jackson Pollock! -- Abs -- Shakespeare in the park -- What to do in case of fire -- The second meeting of Jesus and Lazarus -- Actual-factual new Jesus facts -- So you want to get a tattoo! -- A vision of the future -- Obit for the creator of Mad Libs -- That's quite enough of you, Odenkirk
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
139 pages
Isbn
9781938073885
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858603022
Label
A load of hooey : a collection of new short humor fiction, Bob Odenkirk
Publication
Note
"Includes selections from Famous quotations--unabridged"--t.p
Contents
One should never read a book on the toilet -- Beginnings, or, A beginning, or, How this book began -- A portrait of the artist -- "Didn't work for me" -- Her laughter -- An angel of the Lord -- My education, or, The education of a me, or, I not dumb -- Louvre audio tour for homeowners -- Putting it out there -- My manifesto -- I think I just met God -- Politician's promise -- Hitler dinner party: a play -- My speech to the graduates of this fine inst-- What I'm looking for in another man -- The Phil Spector I knew -- Meaningful poem -- Martin Luther King Jr.'s worst speech ever -- Free speech for all! -- A hazy Christmas memory -- Baseball players' poems about sportswriters and sportswriting -- The origin of "Blackbird" -- I misspoke -- I found a Jackson Pollock! -- Abs -- Shakespeare in the park -- What to do in case of fire -- The second meeting of Jesus and Lazarus -- Actual-factual new Jesus facts -- So you want to get a tattoo! -- A vision of the future -- Obit for the creator of Mad Libs -- That's quite enough of you, Odenkirk
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
139 pages
Isbn
9781938073885
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858603022

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