I Am A Pole (And So Can You!)
Publish date: May 8th 2012
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Picture Books
, Sequential Art
, Graphic Novels
I Am a Pole (And So Can You!) is a picture book from comedian Stephen Colbert (of the Colbert Report), so it's pretty much exactly what you'd expect it to be.The cover showcases half-compliment, half-insult quotes from the late Maurice Sendak (whose two-part interview with Stephen Colbert can be see...
This could actually almost be a children's book (the page about being a stripper pole makes this decidedly *not* a children's book), but as it turns out, it's a pretty good spoof of children's lit. It also turns out that I Am a Pole is surprisingly moving in a patriotic sort of way. It's a curious...
I thought this was hillarious. My favorite part was the back flap with the About the Author etc.