Exit Laughing: How Humor Takes the Sting Out of Death edited by Victoria Zackheim
Is there a place for humor in death? The twenty-four true, humorous stories of death in Exit Laughing show how laughing in the face of death really can help us heal from loss. With contributors like Malachy McCourt, Jacquelyn Mitchard, Barbara Graham, and more, the touching yet hilarious (and sometimes irreverent) stories give the reader permission to laugh through the tears.
North Atlantic Books, $18.95, May 2012, ISBN#: 978-1-58394-407-3