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Title:
Egghead : or, you can't survive on ideas alone
Author:
Burnham, Bo, 1990- , author.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Grand Central Publishing, 2014.

©2013
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 21 cm
Summary:
A strange and charming collection of hilariously absurd poetry, writing, and illustration from one of today's most popular young comedians... EGGHEAD: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone Bo Burnham was a precocious teenager living in his parents' attic when he started posting material on YouTube. 100 million people viewed those videos, turning Bo into an online sensation with a huge and dedicated following. Bo taped his first of two Comedy Central specials four days after his 18th birthday, making him the youngest to do so in the channel's history. Now Bo is a rising star in the comedy world, revered for his utterly original and intelligent voice. And, he can SIIIIIIIIING! In EGGHEAD, Bo brings his brand of brainy, emotional comedy to the page in the form of off-kilter poems, thoughts, and more. Teaming up with his longtime friend, artist, and illustrator Chance Bone, Bo takes on everything from death to farts in this weird book that will make you think, laugh and think, "why did I just laugh?"
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9781455519149

9781455519132
Format :
Book

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A strange and charming collection of hilariously absurd poetry, writing, and illustration from one of today's most popular young comedians...

EGGHEAD: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone

Bo Burnham was a precocious teenager living in his parents' attic when he started posting material on YouTube. 100 million people viewed those videos, turning Bo into an online sensation with a huge and dedicated following. Bo taped his first of two Comedy Central specials four days after his 18th birthday, making him the youngest to do so in the channel's history. Now Bo is a rising star in the comedy world, revered for his utterly original and intelligent voice. And, he can SIIIIIIIIING!

In EGGHEAD, Bo brings his brand of brainy, emotional comedy to the page in the form of off-kilter poems, thoughts, and more. Teaming up with his longtime friend, artist, and illustrator Chance Bone, Bo takes on everything from death to farts in this weird book that will make you think, laugh and think, "why did I just laugh?"


Author Notes

Bo Burnham was born in Hamilton, Massachusetts on August 21, 1990. He is a comedian, songwriter and actor. Comedy Central Records released three of his albums - Bo Burnham in 2009, Words Words Words in 2010, and what. in 2013. In 2013, he created, wrote, directed, and starred in the mockumentary Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous on MTV. His first book, Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone, was published in 2013.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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