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Roy Blount

  • Bestselling author Roy Blount Jr. tells the story of theclassic Marx Brothers wartime satire Duck Soup . As always, Blount isinformed yet informal, tongue-in-cheek yet tempered, providing the perfectvoice to recount the irreverent antics of Harpo, Chico, Groucho, and Zeppo. Readers of HarpoSpeaks , The Essential Groucho ,and Monkey Business and...

    Publisher : HarperCollins
    published : 2010
  • Getting back to basic truths that we have lost sight of through no fault of my own. A humorous collection of newspaper columns including "I Don't Eat Dirt Personally," "How to Walk in New York," "Filofax Fever," and other reflections on American life.

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2013
  • ?I left the South in search of the Enlightenment. I?m pro-choice, in favor of gay marriage, and against creationism and the war in Iraq. But both my parents? people are deep Southern from many generations, and I spent a little over a third of my life, including the presumably most formative years (toilet training through college), living in the South....

    Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
    published : 2009
  • ?Betcha I can tell ya / Where ya / Got them shoooes. / Betchadollar, / Betchadollar, / Where ya / Got them shoooes. / Got your shoes on your feet, / Got your feet on the street, / And the street?s in Noo / Awlins, Loo- / Eez-ee-anna. Where I, for my part, first ate a live oyster and first saw a naked woman with the lights on. . . . Every time I go...

    Publisher : Crown/Archetype
    published : 2005
  • Any number of writers could spend an entire season with an NFL team, from the first day of training camp until the last pick of the draft, and come up with an interesting book. But only Roy Blount Jr. could capture the pain, the joy, the fears, the humor?in short, the heart?of a championship team. In 1973, the Pittsburgh Steelers were super, ...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2013
  • In the book his laughing and loving readers have been waiting for, our generation's master of full-hearted humor lays open the soul of his life story. Roy Blount Jr.--Georgia boy turned New York wit, lover of baseball and interesting women, bumbling adventurer, literary lion, salty-limerick virtuoso and impassioned father--journeys into the past and...

    Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
    published : 2013
  • A hilarious exploration of male-female communication and other momentous topics Men don?t tell women things for various reasons. † 1.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† The things in question may not be true. 2.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† It is better to keep one?s mouth shut and be thought a pig than to open it and oink. 3.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† There is a certain pleasure in holding certain considerations...

    Publisher : Open Road Media
    published : 2014
  • An indispensible guide to southernness from revered humorist and unapologetic curmudgeon Roy Blount Jr. When a simple-talking, peanut-warehousing, grit-eating Southern Baptist Cracker got himself nominated for president of the United States in 1976, it set Roy Blount Jr. to thinking?about the South, about southerners, and about southernness....

    Publisher : Open Road Media
    published : 2014
  • Now celebrating its fortieth anniversary, Roy Blount Jr.?s classic account of the 1973 Pittsburgh Steelers?a team on the cusp of once-in-a-generation greatness¬† ¬† The Pittsburgh Steelers of the 1970s are mentioned in any conversation about the greatest dynasties in NFL history. A year before Pittsburgh?s first Super Bowl victory launched...

    Publisher : Open Road Media
    published : 2013
  • An eclectic collection from Roy Blount Jr., master of American humor writing I?ll tell you what kind of book I believe in: one that makes people say, at first sight, what the first person who ever saw a camel must have said: ? What in the world is that? ? And then, after a while, ?Yet it seems to fit together some way.? In this laugh-a-minute...

    Publisher : Open Road Media
    published : 2013
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