Annotations for That's Not Funny


Baker & Taylor
When he and his grandfather go to town, Alfie finds humor in seeing unpleasant things happen to other people, but he feels differently when an elephant lands on him at the circus.

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McMillan Palgrave
Alfie likes to laugh--mostly at other people's misfortune. But Alfie's grandpa isn't always amused by the same things Alfie is. When Grandpa takes him to the circus, Alfie finds lots of people to laugh at along the way. But wait until Alfie learns that the last laugh is on him. Adrian Johnson's witty, retro illustrations add to the fun in this hilarious look at schadenfreude--the delight in others' misfortune.


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