In a modern sense, comedy (from the Greek: κωμῳδία, kōmōidía) refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous or to amuse by inducing laughter, especially in theatre, television, film and stand-up comedy. The origins of the term are found in Ancient Greece.

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Jokes to Offend Men
Mexico, Margaritas, and Murder
ダンダダン 7 [DanDaDan 7] (ダンダダン [DanDaDan], #7)
All the Women in My Brain: And Other Concerns
The Chosen One (Prophecy Approved Companion #1)
I Choose Darkness
The Thursday Murder Club (Thursday Murder Club, #1)
The Man Who Died Twice (Thursday Murder Club, #2)
Excuse Me While I Disappear: Tales of Midlife Mayhem
Anxious People
How to Kill Your Family
Finlay Donovan Is Killing It (Finlay Donovan, #1)
The Guncle
Spy×Family, Vol. 1 (Spy×Family, #1)
This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor
Finlay Donovan Knocks 'Em Dead (Finlay Donovan, #2)
Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas
Game On: Tempting Twenty-Eight (Stephanie Plum, #28)
The Law of Attraction by N.M. SilberNight Owl by M. PierceDearest Clementine by Lex MartinBreaking Dragon by Jordan MarieTen Below Zero by Whitney Barbetti
Best New Author - Adult Romance
562 books — 1,074 voters
The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsCatch-22 by Joseph HellerGood Omens by Terry PratchettThe Princess Bride by William GoldmanThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Funniest Novels of All Time
1,320 books — 2,124 voters

Neverwhere by Neil GaimanAmerican Gods by Neil GaimanThe Graveyard Book by Neil GaimanStardust by Neil GaimanCoraline by Neil Gaiman
Best of Neil Gaiman
113 books — 515 voters
Almost Like Being in Love by Steve KlugerShattered Glass by Dani AlexanderTell Me It's Real by T.J. KluneNaked by David SedarisBear, Otter, and the Kid by T.J. Klune
Best LGBT Humor
456 books — 534 voters

Good Omens by Terry PratchettA Dirty Job by Christopher MooreFear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. ThompsonLamb by Christopher MooreCatch-22 by Joseph Heller
Best Dark Humor
674 books — 1,750 voters
Rules of Protection by Alison BlissNeanderthal Seeks Human by Penny ReidThe Law of Attraction by N.M. SilberThe Home Court Advantage by N.M. SilberGeoducks Are for Lovers by Daisy Prescott
Smart & Funny
161 books — 389 voters

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
Yes Please
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #2)
Me Talk Pretty One Day
The Color of Magic (Discworld, #1; Rincewind, #1)
Life, the Universe and Everything (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #3)
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #4)
The Importance of Being Earnest
Mort (Discworld, #4; Death, #1)
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
The Princess Bride
Assuming Names: A Con Artist's Masquerade

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Jack couldn't help but watch Nonie as she left. She looked to be twenty-nine, thirty at the most, stood maybe five foot-four and was slender. She had shoulder-length, curly, walnut-colored hair and the largest most beautiful blue eyes he'd ever seem Her nose and ears were small in comparison to her full lips, which he'd give anything to kiss. ...more
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Pamela, I’m in love with you. Yeah, it’s that bad. You’re so beautiful to me. Shut up! Lemme tell you. Let me. Every time I look at your face or even remember it, it wrecks me - and the way you are with me - and you’re just fun and you shit all over me and you make fun of me and you’re real. I don’t have enough time in any day to think about you enough. I feel like I’m going to live a thousand years cause that’s how long it’s gonna take me to have one thought about you which is that I’m crazy ab ...more
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