It's Okay to Laugh
Score: 5
From 143 Ratings

It's Okay to Laugh


  • Author: Nora McInerny
  • Release Date : 2016-05-24
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 2290138 Bytes


“Thank you for the perfect blend of nostalgia-drenched humor, wit, and heartbreak, Nora.” — Mandy Moorecomedy = tragedy + time/roséTwenty-seven-year-old Nora McInerny Purmort bounced from boyfriend to dopey “boyfriend” until she met Aaron—a charismatic art director and comic-book nerd who once made Nora laugh so hard she pulled a muscle. When Aaron was diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer, they refused to let it limit their love. They got engaged on Aaron’s hospital bed and had a baby boy while he was on chemo. In the period that followed, Nora and Aaron packed fifty years of marriage into the three they got, spending their time on what really matters: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, each other, and Beyoncé. A few months later, A...

The Worst Dead Baby Jokes of All Time (And Why It's Ok To Laugh At Them)

The Worst Dead Baby Jokes of All Time (And Why It's Ok To Laugh At Them)


  • Author: Oliver Gaspirtz
  • Release Date : 2020-06-25
  • Genre: Humor
  • File Size: 7066595 Bytes


Are you a self-righteous political correctness crusader?Looking for the next big thing to get all outraged over?Do you plan on being highly offended by this book?Remember, just because you find dead baby jokes insensitive and offensive doesn't mean you have the right to ruin the fun for everyone else.Think of it this way: Just because you have a nut allergy, you don't get to ruin the Peanuts movie for everyone else.These are just jokes. Terribly tasteless jokes. But just jokes nonetheless.You know, Freedom of Speech and what not.No actual babies were harmed during the making of this book.So don't get your politically correct panties in a knot. Relax, take a deep breath, and allow yourself to laugh.I won't tell anybody what a sick puppy you are. It'll...

It s Okay to Laugh
Score: 4
From 61 Ratings

It s Okay to Laugh


  • Author : Nora McInerny Purmort
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-05-24
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062419392


It s Okay to Laugh Book Description :

“Thank you for the perfect blend of nostalgia-drenched humor, wit, and heartbreak, Nora.” — Mandy Moore comedy = tragedy + time/rosé Twenty-seven-year-old Nora McInerny Purmort bounced from boyfriend to dopey “boyfriend” until she met Aaron—a charismatic art director and comic-book nerd who once made Nora laugh so hard she pulled a muscle. When Aaron was diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer, they refused to let it limit their love. They got engaged on Aaron’s hospital bed and had a baby boy while he was on chemo. In the period that followed, Nora and Aaron packed fifty years of marriage into the three they got, spending their time on what really matters: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, each other, and Beyoncé. A few months later, Aaro...

It s Okay to Laugh  Crying is Cool Too
Score: 4
From 61 Ratings

It s Okay to Laugh Crying is Cool Too


  • Author : Nora McInerny Purmort
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-05-24
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780349410135


It s Okay to Laugh Crying is Cool Too Book Description :

'Thank you for the perfect blend of nostalgia-drenched humour, wit, and heartbreak, Nora' Mandy Moore 'This story will compel you to both laugh and cry, just as the title promises. May we all bring Nora's honesty, passion and hope to our lives' Lena Dunham 'It is funny, and it is sad, and it is real, and if you've ever been through anything in your life . . . you are going to love this book' Jennifer Weiner, New York Times Bestselling author of Who Do You Love comedy = tragedy + time/rosé Twenty-seven-year-old Nora McInerny Purmort bounced from boyfriend to dopey 'boyfriend' until she met Aaron - a charismatic art director and comic-book nerd who once made Nora laugh so hard she pulled a muscle. When Aaron was diagnosed with a rare form of brain can...

No Happy Endings
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

No Happy Endings


  • Author : Nora McInerny
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-03-26
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062792426


No Happy Endings Book Description :

The author of It’s Okay to Laugh and host of the popular podcast Terrible, Thanks for Asking—interviews that are “a gift to be able to listen [to]” (New York Times)—returns with more hilarious meditations on her messy, wonderful, bittersweet, and unconventional life. Life has a million different ways to kick you right in the chops. We lose love, lose jobs, lose our sense of self. For Nora McInerny, it was losing her husband, her father, and her unborn second child in one catastrophic year. But in the wake of loss, we get to assemble something new from whatever is left behind. Some circles call finding happiness after loss “Chapter 2”—the continuation of something else. Today, Nora is remarried and mothers four children aged 16 months ...

The Hot Young Widows Club

The Hot Young Widows Club


  • Author : Nora McInerny
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster/ TED
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781982109981


The Hot Young Widows Club Book Description :

From the host of the popular podcast, Terrible, Thanks for Asking, comes a wise, humorous roadmap and caring resource for anyone going through the loss of a loved one—or even a difficult life moment. In the span of a few weeks, thirty-something Nora McInerny had a miscarriage, lost her father to cancer, and lost her husband due to a brain tumor. Her life fell apart. What Nora discovered during this dark time is that, when you’re in these hard moments, it can feel impossible to feel like even a shadow of the person you once were. People will give you all sorts of advice of how to hold onto your sanity and sense of self. But how exactly? How do you find that person again? Welcome to The Hot Young Widows Club, Nora’s response to the toughest quest...

It s Okay to Laugh Sometimes

It s Okay to Laugh Sometimes


  • Author : Sandra Bordenca
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-08
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781477154281


It s Okay to Laugh Sometimes Book Description :

It's Okay To Laugh..... (Sometimes) by Sandra I. Bordenca...

Everything s Trash  But It s Okay
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Everything s Trash But It s Okay


  • Author : Phoebe Robinson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-10-16
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525534150


Everything s Trash But It s Okay Book Description :

Entertainment Weekly, "Fall's 20 Must-Reads" (2018) Essence, "Fall 2018 Guide to All Things Funny" Bustle, "18 New Nonfiction Books to Know in October 2018" "Robinson offers deft cultural criticism and hilarious personal anecdotes that will make readers laugh, cringe, and cry. Everything may indeed be trash but writing like this reminds us that we're gonna make it through all the terrible things with honesty, laughter, and faith."--Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author New York Times bestselling author and star of 2 Dope Queens Phoebe Robinson is back with a new, hilarious, and timely essay collection on gender, race, dating, and the dumpster fire that is our world. Written in her trademark unfiltered and witty style, Robinson's latest collec...

Crying Laughing

Crying Laughing


  • Author : Lance Rubin
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019-11-19
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525644699


Crying Laughing Book Description :

The author of Denton Little's Deathdate gives us a tragicomic story of bad dates, bad news, bad performances, and one girl's determination to find the funny in high school. Winnie Friedman has been waiting for the world to catch on to what she already knows: she's hilarious. It might be a long wait, though. After bombing a stand-up set at her own bat mitzvah, Winnie has kept her jokes to herself. Well, to herself and her dad, a former comedian and her inspiration. Then, on the second day of tenth grade, the funniest guy in school actually laughs at a comment she makes in the lunch line and asks her to join the improv troupe. Maybe he's even . . . flirting? Just when Winnie's ready to say yes to comedy again, her father reveals that he's been diagnose...

Is You Okay

Is You Okay


  • Author : GloZell Green
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062459411


Is You Okay Book Description :

A fun, inspiring memoir from “the Queen of YouTube” about her journey from anonymity in Florida to massive popularity on the Internet, filled with the unlikeliest of stories that are as poignant as they are hilarious “Is you okay? Is you good? Cuz I want to know!” Eager to entertain, dedicated to making people laugh, comedian and video superstar GloZell Green is game for any challenge, no matter how silly, gross, or absurd. Her crazy video stunts have propelled her into the ranks of legendary funny ladies such as Ellen DeGeneres, Whoopi Goldberg, Tina Fey, Carol Burnett, Lucille Ball, and Phyllis Diller—and made her an inspiring icon for a new generation. With this funny and liberating book, GloZell uses the stories from her winding journey...

Laughing All the Way to the Mosque
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Laughing All the Way to the Mosque


  • Author : Zarqa Nawaz
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2014-06-24
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781443416955


Laughing All the Way to the Mosque Book Description :

SHORTLISTED FOR THE LEACOCK MEDAL FOR HUMOUR, THE KOBO EMERGING WRITER PRIZE AND TWO SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS Zarqa Nawaz has always straddled two cultures. She’s just as likely to be agonizing over which sparkly earrings will “pimp out” her hijab as to be flirting with the Walmart meat manager in a futile attempt to secure halal chicken the day before Eid. “Little Mosque on the Prairie” brought Zarqa’s own laugh-out-loud take on her everyday culture clash to viewers around the world. And now, in Laughing All the Way to the Mosque, she tells the sometimes absurd, sometimes challenging, always funny stories of being Zarqa in a western society. From explaining to the plumber why the toilet must be within sitting arm’s reach of the water t...

Okay Fine Whatever
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Okay Fine Whatever


  • Author : Courtenay Hameister
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2018-07-31
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316395694


Okay Fine Whatever Book Description :

The "hilarious and poignant" story of one chronically anxious woman's yearlong quest to seek out the adventures she's spent her life avoiding (Cheryl Strayed). For most of her life (and even during her years as the host of a popular radio show), Courtenay Hameister lived in a state of near-constant dread and anxiety. She fretted about everything. Her age. Her size. Her romantic prospects. How likely it was that she would get hit by a bus on the way home. Until a couple years ago, that is, when, in her mid-forties, she decided to fight back against her debilitating anxieties. She would spend a year doing all the things that scared her -- things that the average person might consider doing for a half second before deciding: "nope." Things like: attendi...