Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release Date: October 29, 2013
Cover Impressions: I love the bright colors of the book and the artwork will be easily recognizable for people who are already fans of Allie's blog, however, I am a little concerned that it might not necessarily draw in new readers.
Having been a follower of Hyperbole and a Half (add link) for quite some time, seeing this title was extremely exciting for me. I have read so many of Allie's posts that I really feel like I know her. As if I could send her a text in the middle of this book about how brilliant it is and she would send back a winky and a few random emoticons as if it was just another night, chatting with an old pal.
The book features individual stories, some hilarious, some poignant, accompanied by
I will note that, for regular readers of the Hyperbole and a Half blog, there is not a great deal of new content, though I certainly did not mind re-reading. That being said, Allie Brosh has a lifelong fan in this reader. Recommending for many of my friends and anxiously awaiting anything else that Allie has planned to write.