Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse (Political Satire Book, Poetry, Political Humor Gift)

Category: Book
By (author): Lithgow, John
Subject:  HUMOR / General
  HUMOR / Topic / Political
  POETRY / American / General
  POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / Executive Branch
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published: October 2019
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 104
Size: 8.40in x 6.35in x 0.25in
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From The Publisher*Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verseis a satirical poetry collection from award-winning actor and bestselling author John Lithgow.Chronicling the last few raucous years in American politics, Lithgow takes readers verse by verse through the history of Donald Trump's presidency.

• Lampoons the likes of Betsy DeVos, William Barr, Rudy Giuliani, and dozens more.
• Illustrated from cover to cover with Lithgow's never-before-seen line drawings.
• Draws inspiration from A. A. Milne, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, and even Mother Goose.
• Great for fans ofA Very Stable Genius by Mike Luckovich,Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter by Scott Adams, andThe Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.

The poems collected in Dumpty draw inspiration from A. A. Milne, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Mother Goose, and many more.

A feat of laugh-out-loud lyrical storytelling, this timely volume is bound to bring joy to poetry lovers, political junkies, and Lithgow fans alike.
Biographical NoteJohn Lithgow is an award-winning actor with two Tonys, six Emmys, and two Golden Globes to his name. He has also been nominated for two Oscars and four Grammys. Lithgow has starred in numerous hit TV series including3rd Rock from the Sun,The Crown,How I Met Your Mother, andDexter, and in beloved films likeThe World According to Garp,Shrek, andTerms of Endearment. He has received high praise for his star roles on Broadway and with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Lithgow is also the bestselling author of a series of children's books and was the voice in the digital audio version of John Oliver'sA Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo.