I guess a sense of humor in film does not necessarily translate to a sense of humor in literature.
I bought this book for my husband for a Christmas gift and he enjoyed it so much he forced me to read it as well, we both LOVED it!!!
All in all I had high expectations for this book and they were exceeded - this is a book I looked forward to reading each night.
I realize humor is subjective, but not one of these stories made me really laugh. The best ones were interesting. The worst ones were depressing. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Jennifer M
Got it for my nephew. I've heard him laughing so that's a good sign. Who couldn't use a good laugh these days?Published 22 months ago by tattletail
I've read the first four stories and thought they were just ok. None have really seemed 'funny,' but more quaint. Read morePublished on May 30, 2011 by Dave
unless a person thinks it is funny to pull wings off a fly this book is not funny at all. Could argue it is reasonably interesting, but definitely not funny. Read morePublished on January 13, 2011 by Annhe Lesbow
It had funny bits, it had unfunny bits. But most of the book was hilarious, and that made it worth it. Not to mention I got it signed by Apatow "Sorry for my years of [...] jokes."Published on January 4, 2011 by Scott Emblidge
Bought this as a gift and didn't give it after reading a few of the pieces. It may appeal to some but it wasn't what I expected. Read morePublished on December 31, 2010 by skiingsue