The Pop-Up Book of Phobias

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HarperCollins, Oct 20, 1999 - Humor - 22 pages
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Fear of heights, fear of spiders, fear of flying, fear of death--everyone is afraid of something. And these pop-ups place you in the hot seat--whether it's the dentist's chair as the drill comes spinning toward you; looking over the edge of a skyscraper whose sheer face plummets thousands of feet to the sidewalk far below; or the window seat of a plane as the oxygen mask deploys, your drink spills, and the horizon line shifts to an angle that is suddenly, terribly wrong . . .

Brought to life by outrageously macabre artwork and startlingly innovative pop-ups, The Pop-up Book of Phobias is an engineering marvel and cult classic in the making--an offbeat holiday treasure sure to become this season's most talked-about gift book.

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User Review  - pjh103 - Overstock.com

I saw this book a few years back on a friends coffee table ... its just funny as can be ... the pop outs really make you feel the phobia ... tons of fun and conversation. Read full review

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User Review  - tamejane52 - Overstock.com

great value really fun book everyone enjoyed it. Took far to long to receive I think that might be the postal service though I saw the book retail @ a book store for &30.00 overstocks price was almost 50% cheaper. ... Read full review

About the author (1999)

Gary Greenberg is a nationally touring stand-up comedian and writer. He has appeared on Comedy Central and the USA Network, and has written segments for " The Daily Show" and the sketch group The Associates. His first book, "Self-Helpless, " was published in March 1999. He currently resides in Manhattan with his wife, Jeanne, and their phobias.

Gary Greenberg, Balvis Rubess and Matthew Reinhart collaborated on Melcher Media's "The Pop-Up Book of Phobias."

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