America (The Book) by Jon Stewart

First Published: 18 May 2004 Format: Audiobook Genre: Nonfiction, Satire, History Rating: Find this book on goodreads So-so satire in textbook format; avoid audiobook, try physical instead In America (The Book), Jon Stewart and The Daily Show writing staff offer their insights into our unique system of government, dissecting its institutions, explaining its history and … Continue reading America (The Book) by Jon Stewart

Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari and Eric Klinenberg

First Published: 16 June 2015 Format: Audiobook Genre: Non Fiction, Humor Rating: Goodreads Profile Non fiction with touches of comedy. Best for those looking for romance via the internet (good tips and tricks), but good for those simply interested in what Aziz has to offer. Aziz Ansari and Eric Klinenberg introduce modern romance to their … Continue reading Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari and Eric Klinenberg

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

First published: May 6th, 2003 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Nonfiction Book My Star Rating: BLUF: Pick this up. Plot: A Short History of Nearly Everything is exactly as its’ title suggests. This text takes us from the beginning of time to our current position – all in laymen terms. Topics include: The solar system, geology, … Continue reading A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician’s First Year by Matt McCarthy

First Published: April 7th, 2015 My Star Rating: BLUF: Humorous insight into another’s profession and/or the difficult years of being an intern/resident. Let me start out with acknowledging that the author isn’t always truthful in his accounts and has a history of embellishing his stories with events that didn’t actually happen. If you’re looking for … Continue reading The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician’s First Year by Matt McCarthy

Bossypants by Tina Fey

First Published: April 5th, 2011 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Funny Book My Star Rating: BLUF: Bossypants is a light, amusing read, but I would have been disappointed if I had bought the book instead of borrowed it. Bossypants is essentially the ramblings of Tina Fey. This is mostly a benefit as the book reads like … Continue reading Bossypants by Tina Fey