Catalog Search Results
10) I, funny
New York Times comedy critic Jason Zinoman delivers the definitive story of the life and artistic legacy of David Letterman, the greatest television talk show host of all time and the signature comedic voice of a generation.
In a career spanning more than thirty years, David Letterman redefined the modern talk show with an ironic comic style that transcended traditional television. While he remains one of the most famous...
20) Last words
Legendary comedian and provocateur George Carlin never wanted to write an autobiography, but with the help of his close friend and New York Times best-selling author Tony Hendra, he crafted this candid sortabiography. Beginning in the 1940s and his youth in the Bronx, Carlin reveals the intimate details of his life, including his rocky family life and his rise to superstardom. "Anyone interested in comedy should find this autobiography as illuminating...
Interlibrary Loan Request
Didn't find what you need? Items not owned by Des Moines Public Library can be requested from other libraries to be delivered to your local library for pickup.
Didn't find it?
Can't find what you are looking for? If the item was published recently, submit a purchase suggestion. Submit Request