An Anthology of Humor Writing from the New Yorker
Modern Library, Paperback, 9780375761270, 528pp.
Publication Date: October 15, 2002
David Remnick is the editor of "The New Yorker." He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1994 for "Lenin's Tomb" and is also the author of "Resurrection "and the "King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero." He lives in New York City with his wife and three children.
Henry Finder is the editorial director of "The New Yorker."
“A complete delight from beginning to end.” —The New York Times
“Classic humor writing from a fantasy slumber party of writers.” —Vanity Fair
“Quite simply among the greatest stuff like this ever written . . . There is comic brilliance in these pages. . . . [Fierce Pajamas] is more than worth your time, your money and the potential damage to your funny bone.” —The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
“The New Yorker’s fine anthology of humor writing can inspire us to collectively bemoan the scarcity of a certain kind of printed comedy: the subtle and sophisticated type." —Newsday