Patrick F. McManus

Patrick F. McManus has written twelve books and two plays. There are nearly two million copies of his books in print, including his bestselling They Shoot Canoes Don't They?; The Night The Bear Ate Goombaw; and A Fine and Pleasant Mystery. He divides his time between Spokane, Washington, and Idaho.


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The Bear in the Attic

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

Now in paperback, the beloved humorist’s latest and funniest collection of essays ever—“McManus at his curmudgeonly best” (Spokane...


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Never Cry

Patrick F. McManus
Henry Holt and Co.

America's best-selling outdoor humorist for adults has a secret following: middle-grade and young-adult readers. Never Cry "Arp!" is a lively collection of...


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How I Got This Way

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

Patrick McManus, the bestselling author of such hilarious books as A Fine and Pleasant Misery and Never Sniff a Gift Fish, now offers readers solid thoughts on...


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McManus Treasury II

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks


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The Good Samaritan Strikes Again

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.


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Real Ponies Don't Go Oink!

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

Bestsellers by America's favorite humorist: -A Fine And Pleasant Misery They Shoot Canoes, Don't They? Never Sniff A Gift Fish The Grasshopper...


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The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.


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Rubber Legs and White Tail-Hairs

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

America's favorite outdoor humorist is back with an outrageously fresh collection of stories. He introduces a variety of friends old and new, and takes readers...


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The Grasshopper Trap

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

The bestselling author of They Shoot Canoes, Don't They? is at it again with more of his zany spoofs of The Great Outdoors.


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Never Sniff A Gift Fish

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

More humerous observations and insights into the agonies and ecstacies of hunting, fishing, and camping by the author of They Shoot Canoes, Don't They?and...


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They Shoot Canoes, Don't They?

Patrick F. McManus
Holt Paperbacks

McManus celebrates the hidden pleasures, unappreciated lore, and opportunities for disaster to be found in such outdoor recreations as camping, hunting, and...


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A Fine and Pleasant Misery

Patrick F. McManus; Edited and with an introduction by Jack Samson
Holt Paperbacks

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.


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