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Product Description: Inspired by his tenure at The New Yorker, this collection of comical, revelatory errors foraged from the wilds of everyday English comes with commentary by the author, illustrations by Roz Chast, and a foreword from Billy Collins...read more
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Daniel Menaker

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9780544800632 | Houghton Mifflin, October 25, 2016, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Inspired by his tenure at The New Yorker, this collection of comical, revelatory errors foraged from the wilds of everyday English comes with commentary by the author, illustrations by Roz Chast, and a foreword from Billy Collins.

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Product Description: Get ready to laugh out loud with Calvin Trillin's first collection of poems for children (and nearby grown-ups). Enjoy the whimsical cartoon illustrations by New York Times bestselling illustrator Roz Chast as you find out if Justin is "the awfulest kid in the class," if there's anything that Matt won't eat, and if you can send back a new baby brother...read more
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Calvin Trillin

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9780545825788 | Orchard Books, September 27, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get ready to laugh out loud with Calvin Trillin's first collection of poems for children (and nearby grown-ups).

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Product Description: #1 New York Times Bestseller2014 National Book Award FinalistWinner of the inaugural 2014 Kirkus Prize in nonfictionWinner of the National Book Critics Circle Award Winner of the 2014 Books for a Better Life AwardWinner of the 2015 Reuben Award from National Cartoonists SocietyIn her first memoir, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents...read more

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9781608198061 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 6, 2014, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: #1 New York Times Bestseller2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTIn her first memoir, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents.

Paperback:

9781632861016 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, September 13, 2016), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: #1 New York Times Bestseller2014 National Book Award FinalistWinner of the inaugural 2014 Kirkus Prize in nonfictionWinner of the National Book Critics Circle Award Winner of the 2014 Books for a Better Life AwardWinner of the 2015 Reuben Award from National Cartoonists SocietyIn her first memoir, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents.
9780314202437, titled "1996 Supplement to the First Amendment: Cases---Comments---Questions" | West Academic, August 1, 1996, cover price $6.00 | also contains 1996 Supplement to the First Amendment: Cases---Comments---Questions

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9781416984764 | Atheneum, January 13, 2015, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Readers can't get enough of Roz Chast. Now the classic collection The Party, After You Left is back in print. Together, these cartoons, which originally appeared in The New Yorker, Scientific American, Redbook, and other publications, constitute a spot-on record of our increasingly absurd existence...read more

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9781632861078, titled "The Party, After You Left" | Reissue edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 21, 2014), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Readers can't get enough of Roz Chast.
9781582343778 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, April 24, 2004, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A collection of cartoons, representing the last nine years of work that originally appeared in the The New Yorker and other publications, is brought together in zany book that takes on contemporary themes such as genetically altered mice.

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Product Description: A one-of-a-kind celebration of the 101 two-letter words allowed in Scrabble.Rolling Stone has called singer-songwriter Stephin Merritt of the Magnetic Fields “the Cole Porter of his generation”; O, The Oprah Magazine has hailed cartoonist Roz Chast as “the wryest pen since Dorothy Parker’s...read more
By Roz Chast (illustrator)

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9780393240191 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 29, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A one-of-a-kind celebration of the 101 two-letter words allowed in Scrabble.

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Product Description: The irrepressibly inquisitive Marco is off to school in this picture book from New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast.Marco is the busiest bird, and it’s time he goes to school! There is so much to do at school, from lessons to lunch to building a block tower to the moon! But Marco soon learns that his plans for the day may be just a bit too ambitious...read more

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9781416984757 | Atheneum, July 10, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: The irrepressibly inquisitive Marco is off to school in this picture book from New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast.

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Product Description: A hilarious illustrated compendium of pet peeves and personal nightmares from the beloved New Yorker cartoonist and New York Times bestselling author of Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? and Going into Town. The pages of the New Yorker are hallowed ground for cartoonists, and for the last thirty years, Roz Chast has helped set the magazine's cartooning standard, while creating work that is unmistakably her own- characterized by her shaggy lines, an ecstatic way with words, and her characters' histrionic masks of urban and suburban anxiety, bedragglement, and elation...read more

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9781608196890 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 11, 2011, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A hilarious illustrated compendium of pet peeves and personal nightmares from the beloved New Yorker cartoonist and New York Times bestselling author of Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

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Product Description: It's time for bed again, and Marco, a small red bird who lives with his (human) mother and father, simply has too much to do! He's got masterpieces to paint, underwater inventions to create, halfpipes to skate -- or better yet, inventions to create so that he can paint underwater while skateboarding at a world-class level! How can it possibly all get done? When one idea builds on top of another, and every object he encounters just screams inspiration, why would Marco ever want to put on his pajamas and brush his beak? With humor and a great deal of energy, this delightful new character from acclaimed illustrator Roz Chast will rev kids up and wear them out--just in time for bed...read more

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9781416984740 | Atheneum, August 31, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: It's time for bed again, and Marco, a small red bird who lives with his (human) mother and father, simply has too much to do!

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Product Description: He may be huge and she may be tiny, but Dot and Larry are destined to become best friends.Dot, a teeny tiny little gal who's no bigger than a dust mite, is very lonely and would love to find a friend. Larry, a guy who's so big his head is always in the clouds, doesn't think anyone understands him...read more
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Patricia Marx

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9781599901817 | Har/rei edition (Bloomsbury USA, December 23, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: He may be huge and she may be tiny, but Dot and Larry are destined to become best friends.

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9781599903453 | Bloomsbury USA, December 23, 2008, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: He may be huge and she may be tiny, but Dot and Larry are destined to become best friends.

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Presents a rhyming couplet featuring each letter of the alphabet, with such characters as David the dog-faced boy, who dons a derby despite being dirty, and Victor, whose frequent victories have made him vainglorious.

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9780385516624 | Flying Dolphin Pr, October 23, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents a rhyming couplet featuring each letter of the alphabet, with such characters as David the dog-faced boy, who dons a derby despite being dirty, and Victor, whose frequent victories have made him vainglorious.

Library:

9780385523776 | Flying Dolphin Pr, October 23, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents a rhyming couplet featuring each letter of the alphabet, with such characters as David the dog-faced boy, who dons a derby despite being dirty, and Victor, whose frequent victories have made him vainglorious.

A retrospective compendium of cartoons and drawings spans twenty-seven years of the popular cartoonist's career, featuring a collection of works that originally appeared in such magazines as The New Yorker, Scientific American, Redbook, Double Take, and Fast Company, as well as previously unpublished works.

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9781582344232 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 31, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A compendium of cartoons and drawings spans twenty-seven years of the popular cartoonist's career, featuring a collection of works that focus on the foibles and contradictions of modern life.

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Definitions for a potpourri of colorful and fascinating words are offered in this collection that has been updated to include two new essays, more than 150 new words, and full-page cartoon illustrations by Roz Chast and Danny Shanahan.
By Roz Chast (illustrator), Erin McKean (editor) and Danny Shanahan (illustrator)

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9780195312126 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 23, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Definitions for a potpourri of colorful and fascinating words are offered in this collection that has been updated to include two new essays, more than 150 new words, and full-page cartoon illustrations by Roz Chast and Danny Shanahan.

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Product Description: Stressed out? Wringing your hands? Great! You're on the path to success, enlightenment, and happiness. Author Ellis Weiner and illustrator Roz Chast, experts in the field of fretting, reveal how to maximize worry, harness its power, and achieve personal goals -- wealth, great sex, safer driving, and world travel...read more
By Roz Chast (illustrator)

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9780811841399 | Chronicle Books Llc, April 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Provides guidance on how to unleash the power of worry, fretting, tension, and anxiety to achieve such personal goals as wealth, weight loss, great sex, safe driving, and world travel.

Miscellaneous:

9780811850148 | Ncr edition (Chronicle Books Llc, September 30, 2005), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Stressed out?

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9780975573839 | Wal edition (Cartoon Bank, September 16, 2005), cover price $12.99

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A treasury of colorful and unusual words lists hundreds of definitions in a conversational style that also features a bibliography of Oxford dictionaries, full-page cartoon illustrations, and a guide to creating original words correctly from Greek and Latin roots. (Language)
By Roz Chast (editor), Erin McKean (editor) and Simon Winchester (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780195159059 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 24, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Lists the meaning of hundreds of bizarre and unusual words and includes a guide to coining new words.

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Presents 126 cartoons from the pages of the 'New Yorker' that look at the humorous side of parenting, childhood, and family life, including art by George Booth, Leo Cullum, Jack Ziegler, and others.
By Roz Chast (introduced by) and Robert Mankoff (editor)

Hardcover:

9781576600979 | Bloomberg Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Presents 126 cartoons from the pages of the 'New Yorker' that look at the humorous side of parenting, childhood, and family life, including art by George Booth, Leo Cullum, Jack Ziegler, and others.

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Product Description: A book for everyone who's ever cheated just a little bit at golf (I'm only moving the ball to where it should have landed) or gone to a party instead of visiting a sick friend (If I were in the hospital, I wouldn't want a bunch of people bothering me), Rationalizations to Live By offers dozens of perfect rationalizations for behavior that ranges from the selfish, thoughtless, and irresponsible to the boorish, self-destructive, and un-p...read more

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9780761116363 | Workman Pub Co, March 1, 2000, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A book for everyone who's ever cheated just a little bit at golf (I'm only moving the ball to where it should have landed) or gone to a party instead of visiting a sick friend (If I were in the hospital, I wouldn't want a bunch of people bothering me), Rationalizations to Live By offers dozens of perfect rationalizations for behavior that ranges from the selfish, thoughtless, and irresponsible to the boorish, self-destructive, and un-p.

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Zeroing in the world's fussiest eaters--kids--the author unlocks the secret to children's sensitive pallets, offering two hundred scrumptious recipes for Cheese Fondu, Taco Bake, Roast Pork Loin with Apple Crust, and many more. Original.
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Ann Hodgman

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9780395901465 | Houghton Mifflin, October 7, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Unlocks the secret to children's sensitive palates with two hundred recipes for dishes such as cheese fondue, taco bake, roast pork loin with apple crust, and tuna-ghetti

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A baby boomer's humorous toast to middle age offers optimistic convictions for turning fifty plus in a society that worships youth. By the creators of The Joy of Being Single. Original.
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Allia Zobel-Nolan

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9780761113102 | Workman Pub Co, April 1, 1999, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A collection of cartoons points to such advantages of aging as plastic surgery, grouchiness, and comfortable clothing

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A picture book introduces Walter's dream team--a staff of helpers who do everything he hates to do, from homework to eating lima beans to accepting kisses from Aunt Winnie.
By Roz Chast (illustrator) and Patricia Marx

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9780060274849 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, October 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Young Walter introduces his imaginary 'staff' of toy-fixers, piano practicers, sandwich de-crusters, and beast inspectors

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9780060274856 | Harpercollins, June 1, 1998, cover price $16.01 | About this edition: Young Walter introduces his imaginary 'staff' of toy-fixers, piano practicers, sandwich de-crusters, and beast inspectors

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One of the New Yorker's most popular cartoonists lends her unique brand of humor to the classic subject of child/parent relationships, in her first collection in six years and perhaps her funniest one yet. 30,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780786862443 | Gift edition (Hyperion Books, May 1, 1997), cover price $15.45 | About this edition: One of the New Yorker's most popular cartoonists lends her sense of humor to the subject of child/parent relationships

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An entertaining collection of short stories, in which twenty writers investigate 'our idiosyncratic affiliation with cats,' has been meticulously assembled for anyone who has ever been in awe of, in love with, fascinated, or frustrated by the mysterious and marvelous cat. (view table of contents)
By Roz Chast (illustrator), Tony Mendoza (illustrator) and Michael J. Rosen (editor)

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9780883659656 | Galahad Books, August 1, 1996, cover price $7.98 | About this edition: Features twenty stories expressing the unique relationship between humans and felines from Roald Dahl, Bobbie Ann Mason, Alice Adams, Phillip Lopate, and others

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