Prankster Alert!

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Schmulowitz Collection of Wit & Humor
San Francisco Public Library

For all of you procrastinating pranksters out there,
here are a few books to help you sharpen your skills.
Happy April Fool's Day!

Cheap Laffs: The Art of the Novelty Item by Mark Newgarden (2004)

The Compleat Practical Joker by H. Allen Smith (1954)

Cubicle Warfare: 101 Office Traps and Pranks  by John Austin (2008)
Mischief Maker's Manual by John Hargrave (2009)

Penn & Teller's How to Play in Traffic by Penn Jillette and Teller (1997)
The Practical Joker's Handbook by Tim Nyberg (2004)

Pranks! (1987)

Pranks 2: 1,421 New Fun Ideas! (2006)

Remember, "the world is doomed without humor."
          --Nat Schmulowitz, founder of The Schmulowitz Collection of Wit & Humor