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Must Read Books by Stand Up Comedians

List Criteria: Must have been written by the stand up comedian, not about them

We know that stand up comedians have the ability to make us laugh live, but it is a special breed that can make us laugh with their words. Here is a brief list of some of the best written works by our favorite comedians that have made us laugh throughout the years.

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    Steve Martin More
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    George Carlin More
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    Tina Fey More
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    Dad Is Fat

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    by Jim GaffiganA heartfelt and hilarious book, especially if you have children. I recommend ... more
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    George Carlin More
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    Zombie Spaceship Wasteland

    Patton Oswalt More
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    Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

    Mike Birbiglia More
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    George Carlin More
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    Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea

    Chelsea Handler More
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    Artie Lange, Anthony Bozza More
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    new! Self Help for the Bleak

    Rich Hall More
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    Sarah Silverman More
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    Jerry Seinfeld More
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    Why We Suck: A Feel Good Guide to Staying Fat, Loud, Lazy and Stupid

    Denis Leary More
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    How to Talk Dirty and Influence People

    Lenny Bruce More
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    Al Franken More
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    ¡Satiristas!

    Paul Provenza More
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    I Drink For a Reason

    David Cross More
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    Still Talking

    Joan Rivers More
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    Happy Endings

    Jim Norton More
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    Ellen DeGeneres More
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