Magnificent Bastards [NOOK Book]

Overview

Comic genius Rich Hall introduces a series of magnificent bastards and lost souls in this hilarious collection of tall tales. Meet the man who vacuums bewildered prairie dogs out of their burrows; a frustrated werewolf who roams the streets of Soho getting mistaken for Brian Blessed; a smug carbon-neutral eco-couple; a teenage girl who invites 45,000 MySpace friends to a house party; the author of a business book entitled Highly Successful Secrets to Standing on a Corner Holding Up a Golf Sale Sign and a man ...
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Magnificent Bastards

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Overview

Comic genius Rich Hall introduces a series of magnificent bastards and lost souls in this hilarious collection of tall tales. Meet the man who vacuums bewildered prairie dogs out of their burrows; a frustrated werewolf who roams the streets of Soho getting mistaken for Brian Blessed; a smug carbon-neutral eco-couple; a teenage girl who invites 45,000 MySpace friends to a house party; the author of a business book entitled Highly Successful Secrets to Standing on a Corner Holding Up a Golf Sale Sign and a man whose attempts to teach softball to a group of indolent British advertising executives sparks an international crisis.
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Editorial Reviews

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Sure to produce public displays of hilarity ... It's a book that bears repeated readings.
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"Sure to produce public displays of hilarity . . . It's a book that bears repeated readings."  —Booklist

"If you want to understand America . . . get acquainted with . . . Rich Hall, one of the funniest, smartest American wits alive."  —Stephen Fry, author and comedian

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780748118731
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • Publication date: 3/4/2010
  • Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,380,889
  • File size: 269 KB

Meet the Author

Rich Hall is famed for his brilliant stand-up routines and comic creation Otis Lee Crenshaw. He appears regularly on TV including several of his own TV series. He won two Emmys for his work with David Letterman.
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