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The B&N Podcast Live at Comic Con: The Adventure Zone Returns!

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The B&N Podcast Live at Comic Con: The Adventure Zone Returns!

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The creators of the family role-playing comedy adventure turned bestselling graphic novel series (got that?) join us from the madness of San Diego Comic Con!
The B&N Podcast: Linda Holmes on the Joy of Banter

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The B&N Podcast: Linda Holmes on the Joy of Banter

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The host of NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour joins us to talk about her sparkling debut novel, why "Moonlighting" changed her life, and her fascination with the strange baseball phenomenon of "the...
The B&N Podcast: Chelsea Handler Gets Empathetic

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The B&N Podcast: Chelsea Handler Gets Empathetic

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The TV star and boundary-smashing comedian joins us to talk about finding herself lost in the midst of success -- and the unexpected journey into a trauma in the past that brought her back.
The B&N Podcast: Kristen Roupenian on Laughing in the Dark

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The B&N Podcast: Kristen Roupenian on Laughing in the Dark

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Her short story "Cat Person" became a global sensation: The author talks about its origin, her new collection of short stories, and how horror and humor are dual keys to the human heart.
The B&N Podcast: Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman

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The B&N Podcast: Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman

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The most captivating couple in Hollywood reveals all of the intimate secrets of their joint bookshelf in a Very Special Episode of the podcast.
The B&N Podcast:  The Adventure Zone LIVE at Comic Con

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The B&N Podcast: The Adventure Zone LIVE at Comic Con

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Clint McElroy and Carey Pietsch talk about turning the fan-favorite podcast The Adventure Zone into a hilarious graphic novel.
The B&N Podcast: John Hodgman

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The B&N Podcast: John Hodgman

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John Hodgman talks about “Vactionland: True Stories from Painful Beaches,” the fear of going to the dump, the history of Maine and the surprising glory of adulthood.
Proust, Hardy, and Spam: 10 Things I Learned About Literature from Monty Python

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Proust, Hardy, and Spam: 10 Things I Learned About Literature from Monty Python

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Why growing up obsessed with world's most literate comedy troupe ought to be worth college credit. By Chris Barsanti.
No Fooling: 25 Indispensable Works of Humor

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No Fooling: 25 Indispensable Works of Humor

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A highly personal list of absolutely necessary works of humor, from acid satire to tales of zany invention. By Mike Sacks.
The Daily Show (The Book): An Oral History

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The Daily Show (The Book): An Oral History

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The improbable story of how a group of comedians turned the world of political journalism on its ear is told from the inside. Review by Tom Carson.
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

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The new memoir from the "Daily Show" host delivers a portrait of a South African childhood caught between identities and communities. Review by Barbara Spindel.
The Books that Scare Me

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The Books that Scare Me

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The author of "Today Will Be Different" on five books so good it's scary.