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It was literally laugh out loud funny.
As a contemporary of author Dan Zevin's, I've virtually run alongside his life experiences (as described in his wonderful and hilarious semi-autobiographical books).
Besides the humor, Dan's self deprecating style and his commentary on people make it a home run!!
I bought the book because Zevins won the Thurber Humor Prize in 2013 and, as such, was the featured speaker at the James Thurber Birthday Gala in Columbus OH in December 2014. Read morePublished 3 days ago by B. Gorman
I love Mr. Zevin's writing style. He's funny without over doing it. He shares his opinion without pushing it. He convinces the reader he is just like us. Great summer read!Published 4 months ago by KMG
A well written precise tale of today's modern Dad. Laugh out loud. I especially could relate in that I also grew up in the Livingston / Short Hills area. Very enjoyable.Published 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
This was a light read and enjoyable. I'm not sure it merits being a top winner in the Thurber Awards. I don't think I woujld recommned it to avid readers/Published 11 months ago by lynn masterson
DAN GETS A MINIVAN A DUMB NAME FOR A VERY BORING BAD BOOK. IT WASN;T VERY FUNNY AT ALL IT DIDN'T MAKE ME LAUGH.Published 11 months ago by VALTOWNSEND
I had read this book previously myself so got it for my son-in-law for his stocking. I marked a couple of sections specifically for him about the kids pooping in the bath & 2... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Rebecca S Dickson
It's ok. Not Dave Barry, or anywhere near as funny. Maybe for younger people with young kids, but I'm older and my kids are all grown and the idea of minivans no longer has the... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jhirst
Looks like a good (funny) book. I'm giving it to a "new dad" I know! Hope he enjoys it at this stage of parenthood!Published 13 months ago by Lynne Jansons
Dan Zevin gets it. It's no wonder Adam Sandler's production company has optioned this book. His humorous look at life as a dad and husband will have you laughing out loud. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Evan Lucas