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  • Hail, Hail, Euphoria!by Jr. Roy Blount

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 10.99

    Bestselling author Roy Blount Jr. tells the story of theclassic Marx Brothers wartime satire Duck Soup . As always, Blount isinformed yet informal, tongue-in-cheek yet tempered, providing the perfectvoice to recount the irreverent antics of Harpo, Chico, Groucho, and Zeppo. Readers of HarpoSpeaks , The Essential Groucho ,and Monkey Business and... more...

  • Hail, Hail, Euphoria!by Jr. Roy Blount

    HarperCollins 2010; Not Available

    Bestselling author Roy Blount Jr. tells the story of theclassic Marx Brothers wartime satire Duck Soup . As always, Blount isinformed yet informal, tongue-in-cheek yet tempered, providing the perfectvoice to recount the irreverent antics of Harpo, Chico, Groucho, and Zeppo. Readers of HarpoSpeaks , The Essential Groucho ,and Monkey Business and... more...

  • Hail, Hail, Euphoria!by Jr. Roy Blount

    HarperCollins 2010; Not Available

    Bestselling author Roy Blount Jr. tells the story of theclassic Marx Brothers wartime satire Duck Soup . As always, Blount isinformed yet informal, tongue-in-cheek yet tempered, providing the perfectvoice to recount the irreverent antics of Harpo, Chico, Groucho, and Zeppo. Readers of HarpoSpeaks , The Essential Groucho ,and Monkey Business and... more...

  • Alphabet Juiceby Jr. Roy Blount

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2009; US$ 15.99

    Ali G: How many words does you know? Noam Chomsky: Normally, humans, by maturity, have tens of thousands of them. Ali G: What is some of 'em? ?Da Ali G Show   Did you know that both mammal and matter derive from baby talk? Have you noticed how wince makes you wince? Ever wonder why so many h-words have to do with breath?  ... more...

  • Feet on the Streetby Roy Jr Blount

    Crown Publishing Group 2005; US$ 16.95

    ?Betcha I can tell ya / Where ya / Got them shoooes. / Betchadollar, / Betchadollar, / Where ya / Got them shoooes. / Got your shoes on your feet, / Got your feet on the street, / And the street?s in Noo / Awlins, Loo- / Eez-ee-anna. Where I, for my part, first ate a live oyster and first saw a naked woman with the lights on. . . . Every time I go... more...

  • Long Time Leavingby Roy Jr Blount

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 25.00

    A sly, dry, hilarious collection of essays?his first in more than ten years?from the writer who, according to The New York Times Book Review , is ?in serious contention for the title of America?s most cherished humorist.? This time Blount focuses on his own dueling loyalties across the great American divide, North vs. South. Scholarly, raunchy,... more...

  • Alphabetter Juiceby Roy Blount Jr.

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 15.99

    Fresh-squeezed Lexicology, with Twists No man of letters savors the ABC?s, or serves them up, like language-loving humorist Roy Blount Jr. His glossary, from ad hominy to zizz , is hearty, full bodied, and out to please discriminating palates coarse and fine. In 2008, he celebrated the gists, tangs, and energies of letters and their... more...

  • Now, Where Were We?by Roy Jr Blount

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 17.95

    Getting back to basic truths that we have lost sight of through no fault of my own. A humorous collection of newspaper columns including "I Don't Eat Dirt Personally," "How to Walk in New York," "Filofax Fever," and other reflections on American life.  more...

  • Be Sweetby Roy Jr Blount

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 24.00

    In the book his laughing and loving readers have been waiting for, our generation's master of full-hearted humor lays open the soul of his life story. Roy Blount Jr.--Georgia boy turned New York wit, lover of baseball and interesting women, bumbling adventurer, literary lion, salty-limerick virtuoso and impassioned father--journeys into the past and... more...

  • About Three Bricks Shy...And the Load Filled Upby Roy Jr Blount

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 19.00

    Any number of writers could spend an entire season with an NFL team, from the first day of training camp until the last pick of the draft, and come up with an interesting book. But only Roy Blount Jr. could capture the pain, the joy, the fears, the humor?in short, the heart?of a championship team. In 1973, the Pittsburgh Steelers were super, ... more...