McSweeney's & Friends

Hipster readers know McSweeney’s for its quarterly journal, its book publishing, and its website (, all of which feature quirky, innovative fiction and off the wall humor from cutting edge writers. If you’re not a fan already, see what you’re missing!

Books published by McSweeney's
Books by McSweeney's contributors

Books Published by McSweeney's

Adrian, Chris. The Children's Hospital. 2006. (Fiction ADR).

Bohjalian, Chris. The Believer Book of Writers Talking to Writers. 2005. (809 B).

The Better of McSweeney’s. 2005. (813.0108 B).

Chabon, Michael. Maps and Legends: Reading and Writing Along the Borderlands.
2008. (028 C).

Coover, Robert. A Child Again. 2005. (Fiction COO).

Created in Darkness by Troubled Americans: The Best of McSweeney’s, Humor Category. 2004. (817.5408 C).

Eggers, Dave. How We Are Hungry: Stories. 2004. (Fiction EGG).

Eggers, Dave. What is the What: The Autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng: A Novel. 2006. (Fiction EGG). Also available: eAudiobook

Eggers, Dave. You Shall Know Our Velocity. 2002. (Fiction EGG).

Elliott, Stephen. Happy Baby. 2004. (Fiction ELL).

Hoffman, Eric. Comedy by the Numbers Vol. 1. 2007. (817.6

Hornby, Nick. Housekeeping vs. the Dirt. 2006. (813.609 H).

Hornby, Nick. The Polysyllabic Spree. 2004. (810.9006 H).

Hornby, Nick. Songbook. 2002. (782.42166 H).

Kaufman, Millard. Bowl of Cherries. 2007. (Fiction KAU).

The McSweeney’s Book of Poets Picking Poets. 2007. (808.81 M).

McSweeney’s Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories. 2004. (813.0108 M).

The McSweeney’s Joke Book of Book Jokes. 2008. (818.5402 M).

Mountain Man Dance Moves: The McSweeney’s Book of Lists. 2006. (818.60208 M).

Murphy, Yannick. Here They Come. 2006. (Fiction MUR).

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Books by McSweeney's Contributors

Boudinot, Ryan. The Littlest Hitler: Stories. 2006. (Fiction BOU).

Greenman, Ben. Superworse: The Novel. 2004. (Fiction GRE).

Hodgman, John. The Areas of My Expertise: An Almanac of Complete World Knowledge Compiled with Instructive Annotation and Arranged in Useful Order by Me, John Hodgman. 2005. (817.6 Also available: CD

Moody, Rick. Demonology: Stories. 2000. (Fiction MOO).

Pollack, Neal. The Neal Pollack Anthology of American Literature. 2002.

Pollack, Neal. Never Mind The Pollacks: A Rock and Roll Novel. 2003. (Fiction POL).

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