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5 Hilarious Books by Funny Women

Who says women aren’t funny? Today, I want to bring you some hilarious books written by funny women that know a thing or two about comedy. Interested in finding out more? Check out some of the books below and let me know what you think in the comments section. They range everywhere from memoir to fiction and are solely written by females. Read on and be sure to check out some of these books on Shop.

Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling- Mindy Kaling is at a point in her career where she doesn’t have to prove a thing. She’s already written one New York Times Best Selling Novel, Why is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me, along with being a show runner of a hilarious hit TV show, what else is there to prove? I guess she doesn’t and that’s why she keeps going.


Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson- This is Jenny Lawson’s second memoir after Let’s Pretend This Never Happened. Her new book focuses on her battle with finding humor in depression and mental illness. It’s already a Best Seller, so why not find out what the buzz is about?


Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple- Maria Semple is a comedy writer with a lot to say in her debut fiction novel, Where’d You Go, Bernadette?. This book is filled with a lot of heart and humor so you should definitely check it out.


How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying by Carol Leifer- Carol Leifer basically paved the way for women in comedy. She’s written and performed on TV shows that are essentially a part of American TV history so she’s written a really funny book that’ll keep you hooked from start to finish.


The Most of Nora Ephron by Nora Ephron- If you love romantic comedies like When Harry Met Sally and You’ve Got Mail, then you’ll surely love this book. It’s got essays and just about everything you ever wanted to know about Nora Ephron.