Dave Barry's Greatest Hits

Dave Barry's Greatest Hits

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by Dave Barry, Random House Value Publishing Staff
     
 

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"Mr. Barry is the funniest man in America and we should encourage him. Buy this book."
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
What Pultizer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry did for American history in DAVE BARRY SLEPT HERE and for getting older in DAVE BARRY TURNS FORTY, he does for...everything else in America! The rapacious consumer of overpriced real estate, He Man

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"Mr. Barry is the funniest man in America and we should encourage him. Buy this book."
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
What Pultizer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry did for American history in DAVE BARRY SLEPT HERE and for getting older in DAVE BARRY TURNS FORTY, he does for...everything else in America! The rapacious consumer of overpriced real estate, He Man action figures, and homemade beer sounds off on all the things that make life as we know it both ridiculous and sublime.

Editorial Reviews

LA Daily News
The good news: he's funny as ever. The bad news: the book is only 304 pages.
Alison Teal
It is gratifying to report that ''Dave Barry's Greatest Hits,'' Mr. Barry's seventh book, is as sparkling and foolish as his others....Mr. Barry is a product of the 1960's and the generation that invented the notion that it's very funny to misunderstand the issue. ''Where did the universe come from? . . . Various weensy particles began clumping together to form stars, planets, saxophones, etc., which is why we refer to this as the 'Big Band' theory''....Mr. Barry is the funniest man in America and we should encourage him. Buy his book. -- New York Times

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780517064405
Publisher:
Random House Value Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/1991

Meet the Author

Bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dave Barry lives in Miami, Florida, with his wife and son and continues to write a nationally syndicated column for The Miami Herald. The CBS sitcom Dave's World, is based loosely on his life and columns.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Miami, Florida
Date of Birth:
July 3, 1947
Place of Birth:
Armonk, New York
Education:
B.A. in English, Haverford College, 1969
Website:
http://www.davebarry.com

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Dave Barry's Greatest Hits 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 27 reviews.
MShea More than 1 year ago
If you haven't read anything by Dave Barry yet, you are seriously missing out. He gives a whole new meaning to "lol". Pretty much any book of his you pick up is going to be awesome, and this is definitely one of my favorites. It is hilarious and unoffensive and such a good read. The only downside is once you buy this one you are going to want to buy all of his other ones...
Guest More than 1 year ago
dave barry is completely under rated. funniest guy in the U.S.(without being cheesy) my stomache hurt for weeks. if you're looking for laughter everyone can enjoy you're looking for this
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is hilarious, If you don't laugh within the first few pages of this book you don't know how to read, it's that funny.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Okay
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She quietly steped in.
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Walks in.
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She grinned.
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She came is and leaned on the wall
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Walked up to him "Hello."
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Walked in. "Hello?"
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
* watches a bubble* " Boring...party...."
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Gets hit and yells then grabs her body playfully then grabs her hand and pushes it at her smiling
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