In the tradition of the #1 best-seller SeinLanguage, Bantam Books proudly presents the first book by Paul Reiser, television’s sharpest, funniest observer. The Paperback of the Couplehood by Paul Reiser at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. From the star of Mad About You, this look at love and romance spent 31 weeks on PW’s bestseller list. (Sept.).

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He does not move even if he sits on something. Your will shall be done.

Couplehood is unique in that vouplehood starts on page ; Reiser explained this as his method of giving the reader pxul false sense of accomplishment. He reisr you on your toes laughing. I have read this book 3 times which is rediculous but it is over a period of 12 or so years so I forget some parts and then when I read it I honestly laugh so hard, I cry. It had become something of a running gag between a few friends of mine as we always noticed, without fail, that this book graced the selection of any used book sale we came across.

I do like that he’s more genial than today’s comics. It’s a lot like his show mad about you. Want to Read saving…. Maybe that’s what marriage and kids have done to me: There’s no real story to the book; it’s just a series of mini stories–just like in stand up comedy. Retrieved March 24, He’s pretty much a stand up comedian in a book.


One Reisrr at McCool’s. I read this book over ten years ago. Time and experience since my last reading have made me appreciate this book as much as I did as a teenager.


Cans – over there. Also by Paul Reiser. It was almost impossible! Although the subject matter of couplehood is timeless, overall the material felt dated. We are experiencing technical difficulties. It’s amazing that I can relate to nearly every point he brings up. During his university years, Reiser was active in student theater productions at the Hinman Little Couplehokd, an on-campus community theater organization located in Hinman College, Reiser’s dorm community.

It’s written in stand up style, with short sections just like individual bits. As the read the e-book, This is the sort of book I would want to read slowly, savoring every bit of humor in it. So much of this book was funny because it was true to life in regards to relationships. Babyhoodhis follow-up book and another New York Times bestseller, features his trademark humorous take on the adventures of being a first-time father. couplehold

Fiction Book Review: Couplehood by Paul Reiser, Author Bantam $ (p) ISBN

Couplehoodabout the ups and downs of being in a committed relationship; Babyhoodabout his experiences as a first-time father; and Familyhood released in Maya collection of humorous essays.

Mar 25, Scott Ciuplehood rated it it was ok. Good for an enjoyable few hours of reading. A fun read to do all at once or set down and pick up another day. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. He just doesn’t care, doesn’t bother him.

It is just a beautiful piece. My rating and review are based on a partial reading. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Paul Reiser.

The two embarked on an acoustic tour after its release. Reiesr if I had heard him read the book it would have been better, with his natural inflections and timing. Paul Reiser’s humor carries over into likely any serious relationship.

The Paul Reiser Show. I like Paul Reiser a lot but found Couplehood to be a disappointment. Cited by “Time” magazine as “the season’s best new sitcom” in its debut, So funny, witty and charming. Retrieved November 1, Reiser was born in New York City inthe son of Helen borna homemaker, and Sam Reiser, a wholesale health food distributor. Archived from the original on October 26, In “Couplehood,” Reiser reflects on what it means to be half of a couple– everything from the science of hand holding, to the technique of tag-teamstorytelling, to the politics of food and why it always seems to come down tochicken or fish.


A veteran comic performer, Reiser is best-known as the co-creator and star of the highly-rated NBC comedy, “Mad About You,” which “Time” Magazine called “The season’s best new sitcom”in its debut. Plenty of funny anecdotes about married life, friendship and life in general. Paul Reiser born March 30, [1] is an American comedian, actor, writer, and musician.

Go for a walk on the beach instead! I enjoy this type of humor, so I liked the book. Sep 01, Pages. One thing to mention here, the novel does not have a plot, which is great in a sense that you will not feel burdened to finish it in one sitting. Whilst it’s hardly a genre defining book which pushes new boundaries it’s not a bad way to spend an afternoon either. To ask other readers questions about Couplehoodplease sign up.

And how poignantly that anecdote has captured the mutual unintelligibility of the genders.