A great thinker once said, ‘The problem with political jokes is that they get elected.’ Sadly, you don’t have to look too far to realise the truth behind this statement. The upside is that the corridors of power are wellsprings of comedy gold. From dark horses to lame ducks, muckrakers to pork-barrellers – political satire is where the powerful few get taken down a peg or two. Not that they seem to notice.
A budding politician’s career is put in jeopardy when he receives a large stuffed aardvark in the post. Brilliantly funny, a biting satire about politics, love, and taxidermy for fans of Jennifer Egan, Jonathan Franzen and Josh Ferris.
**New York Times bestseller** A Guardian / Observer Book of the Year One of the truly great writers of the century at the top of his game in this uncannily timely knockout of a novel.
A provocatively entertaining, savagely funny satire on Donald Trump by Britain’s greatest comic novelist, winner of the Man Booker Prize
Kafka meets The Thick Of It in a bitingly funny new political satire from Ian McEwan
A hilarious, biting satire of the United States and its unpredictable leader from the best-selling author of The Circle.
In the grand tradition of The Diary of a Nobody comes the secret diary of the twenty-first century’s most unlikely leader: Jeremy Corbyn.
Political satire as deeper truth: Donald Trump's presidential memoir, as recorded by two world-renowned Trump scholars, and experts on greatness generally.
Obama and Biden return in this thrilling sequel to the New York Times best-selling bromance-mystery HOPE RIDES AGAIN, this time in Chicago.
A riotous, satirical road trip through Trump's America from the author of Super Sad True Love Story and Absurdistan.
The ultimate Scrooge takes over the White House - God help us, everyone!
This mystery thriller reunites Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama for a political mashup full of suspense, intrigue, and laugh out loud bromance.
The next bestselling humour book - British politics go down the rabbit-hole...
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