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A comic novel is usually a work of fiction in which the writer seeks to amuse the reader, sometimes with subtlety and as part of a carefully woven narrative, sometimes above all other considerations. It could indeed be said that comedy fiction is literary work that aims primarily to provoke laughter, but this isn't always as obvious as it first may seem.

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Top Secret Twenty-One (Stephanie Plum #21)
Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened
Rusty Nailed (Cocktail, #2)
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
Percy Jackson's Greek Gods
Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir
Mad About the Boy (Bridget Jones, #3)
Takedown Twenty (Stephanie Plum #20)
The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden
One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories
Bad Feminist: Essays
Dad Is Fat
A Man Called Ove
Sixth Grave on the Edge (Charley Davidson, #6)
Queen of Hearts (Her Royal Spyness Mysteries, #8)
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Winger (Winger, #1)
Bad Monkey
Fortunately, the Milk
Sex Criminals, Vol. 1: One Weird Trick
Er ist wieder da
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
Seriously... I'm Kidding
Raising Steam (Discworld, #40)
The Humans
Notorious Nineteen (Stephanie Plum, #19)
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
Fifth Grave Past the Light (Charley Davidson, #5)
Grasshopper Jungle
How to Build a Girl
Caught! (The Shamwell Tales, #1)
Seduction and Snacks (Chocolate Lovers, #1)
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek
Uganda Be Kidding Me
The Serpent of Venice
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?
Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet (Charley Davidson #4)
The Chase (Fox and O'Hare #2)
Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
Beauty Queens
I Don't Know What You Know Me From: Confessions of a Co-Star
My Drunk Kitchen: A Guide to Eating, Drinking, and Going with Your Gut
Dear Committee Members: A novel
Off to Be the Wizard (Magic 2.0 #1)
Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2)
Hell & High Water (THIRDS, #1)
Paw and Order (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #7)
Friend-Zoned (Friend-Zoned, #1)
Rat Queens, Vol. 1: Sass & Sorcery
The Divorce Papers
The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee
Openly Straight
Blameless (Parasol Protectorate, #3)
Sh*t My Dad Says
The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
Smokin' Seventeen (Stephanie Plum, #17)
Timeless (Parasol Protectorate, #5)
Never Have I Ever: my life (so far) without a date
Neanderthal Seeks Human: A Smart Romance (Knitting in the City, #1)
The Intern's Handbook: A Thriller
Snuff (Discworld, #39)
Explosive Eighteen (Stephanie Plum #18)
Heartless (Parasol Protectorate, #4)
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1)
Holy Frigging Matrimony: A Tangled Series Short Story (Tangled, #1.5)
Sacré Bleu: A Comedy d'Art
Shades of Grey (Shades of Grey, #1)
What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding
Year Zero
Dumbledore's Army Reunites at Quidditch World Cup Final (Harry Potter, #7.5)
Scott Pilgrim Vs. the Universe (Scott Pilgrim, #5)
Better Homes and Hauntings
Finger Lickin' Fifteen (Stephanie Plum #15)
I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks
Scott Pilgrim's Finest Hour (Scott Pilgrim, #6)
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void
Blood & Thunder (THIRDS, #2)
How the White Trash Zombie Got Her Groove Back (White Trash Zombie, #4)
Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary
The Good, the Bad, and the Emus (Meg Lanslow, #17)
Doomed (Damned #2)
William Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope (William Shakespeare's Star Wars, #1)
Is It Just Me?

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