Lists and Suggestions

List: Summer Reads: Funny Fiction

Clarke, Brock, author.

After 49-year-old Calvin Bledsoe’s mother dies in a fiery explosion, a stranger claiming to be his... More

Beatty, Paul, author.

In this satirical take on race, politics, and culture in the U.S., a young black man grows up determ... More

Grazer, Gigi Levangie, author.

Agnes Murphy Nash is the perfect Hollywood wife, she has the right friends, the right clothes and ev... More

Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.

Taken hostage by a failed bank robber while attending an open house, eight anxiety-prone strangers, ... More

Dorsey, Tim, author.

Serge's visit to a scandal-tainted Florida retirement village turns into a Robin Hood-like crus... More

Sloan, Robin, 1979- author.

Enduring a virtually solitary existence working for an ambitious software company, an exhausted code... More

Fforde, Jasper.

Forced into semi-retirement after an assassination attempt, Thursday Next finds her recuperation cha... More

Quinn, Julia, 1970- author.

In an effort to keep himself footloose and single in spite of the efforts of the town's matchma... More