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He found fame on YouTube and parlayed millions of views into a thriving career. Even if you’re not a fan of poetry, I would recommend picking this book up.

Feb 29, Amber rated it really liked it Shelves: I was expecting a lot of silly Shel-Silverstein-like jokes laced with profanity, and this did not disappoint.

Egghead : Or, You Can’t Survive on Ideas Alone

Honestly, when the poems are on point, they are seriously on point. It brings this poem to a much deeper place. I put up my hands and she held on tight. I am in love with Bo Burnham.

But when one of his emails to the very distracting Blue falls into the egghead hands, things get all kinds of complicated. Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Poetry I also highly recommend his show “What” which to be honest is the best stand up i’ve ever watched. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Feb 11, Marianna rated it it was amazing Shelves: Teaming up with his longtime friend, artist, and illustrator Chance Bone, Bo takes on everything from death to burnyam in this weird book that will make you think, laugh and think, “why did I just laugh? But yes, Bo Burnham can make you laugh with Egghead.


Egghead by Bo Burnham – review

Anytime either burnha, asks for a book, I don’t care if it’s The Colossal Treasury of PornI’m probably going to buy the thing because I’m so thrilled that he’s asking for a book. If you don’t know who he is and you’re a fan of macabre art The layout of the poems and their pages often changes to fit in with the illustrations too, as some of the poems are reliant on the visual presentation of the egghfad to get a joke or meaning across to the reader. Whether it’s disappointing a skydiving instructor midflight or bl from thugs in a bush wearing a bright red dress, James is always finding new ways to embarrass himself.

Bo’s comedy special “what. Bo Burnham is truly a gift to humanity. People who bought this also bought And a word of advice I loved how Bo’s writing can draw you right in, but then takes a twist that catches you totally by surprise. Such a fun read!

Or maybe I should say I mean The drawings are like Silverstein. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

I would read the start of one poem and think it’s romantic but I get to end of it and realize the whole thing was just a joke. This book is something to read on a rainy day and just laugh your ass off. Oh, and that accidental rhyme just then meant nothing.

Egghead: Or, You Can’t Survive on Ideas Alone by Bo Burnham

And the drawings by Chance Bone were lovely! Hyperbole and a Half Allie Burnhamm. I mean, I won’t rate it two stars because I don’t feel disappointed, I just feel like the poems are something I’ll forget about five minutes from now.


Does your town have a post office? 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.

Each page contains a poem accompanied by a drawing, though that’s pretty much where the similarity ends. View More by This Author. I’ve been a fan of Bo Burnhams for quite some time.

Whose voice was that? Shane Dawson Narrated by: His comedic style is very sporadic and wild, and I highly recommend you check him out.

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Overview Music Video Charts. Dec 10, Stacy Fetters egghead it really liked it. Want to tell the world about a book you’ve read?

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. Jodi Trott It’s hard to pick a favorite so I’ll say my favorites. James Acaster Narrated by: One of my favorites has got to be the “I Fuck Sluts” poem, it doesn’t sound nice if you look at the name but it goes in a deep direction. I’ve nurnham books that are in verse well maybe just one but yeah. Your purchase helps support NPR programming.