Any suggestions?

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Any suggestions?

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1blueyz6778
set. 2, 2009, 1:20 am

I need a funny book to read. Does anyone have any suggestions? =)

2Papiervisje
set. 2, 2009, 1:31 am

Charles Schulz: Peanuts

3rolandperkins
set. 2, 2009, 1:58 am

In no particular order of humouressness:

Aristophanes, Dave Barry,

Richard Brautigan--although some chapters may disappoint; Ring Lardner
Stephen Leacock Plautus

Rabelais James Thurber P.G. Wodehouse

4PsibrReadHead
Editat: set. 2, 2009, 4:07 am

Jean Shepherd, Charles Portis, esp. Dog of the South

5wungy
set. 16, 2009, 6:54 pm

Lauren Myracal
TTYL
TTFN
L8R, G8R
SO FUNNY BUT A LITTLE INAPPROPRIATE!

6thorold
Editat: set. 17, 2009, 7:19 am

Given the books in the OP's library, some of the suggestions in post 3, though excellent in themselves, might be a little advanced.

You could try the tagmashes humor, teen or humour, teenLouise Rennison, Sue Townsend, and Terry Pratchett seem to be fairly high on the list in both cases.

7vivienbrenda
set. 19, 2009, 9:10 am

Bill Bryson!

8jburlinson
set. 19, 2009, 7:24 pm

9PIER50
set. 21, 2009, 4:03 pm

10revry
març 21, 2010, 11:59 pm

Go to Google books and look up these authors:
O Henry
Max Adeler
Edgar Wilson "Bill" Nye
Ellis Parker Butler
W. L. Alden
Robert J. Burdette
Stephen Leacock
George Ade
Fanny Fern
Stanley Huntley
M. Quad
Thomas L. Masson
Jonathan F. Kelley (Falconbridge)
George W. Peck
Brick Pomeroy
James M. Bailey
Charles Battell Loomis
Philander Doesticks (Mortimer Thomson)
George Horatio Derby

If you want tear audio versions of these and more great classic humorists, check out my podcast "Mister Ron's Basement" -- you should have no trouble finding it on any search engine:)