Jul 21, 2014 9:35 AM
Kinda overshadowed by memoirs written by more media-covered comedians (Tina Fey's Bossypants and Mindy Kaling's Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? come to mind), Rachel Dratch's Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters, and a Midlife Miracle ($10) didn't seem to make a ton of waves when it was released last year. We have no idea why not - it's warm, clever, entertaining, and immensely interesting. The supper funny lady uses her quick wit and down-to-earth voice to write about her life, from her childhood and SNL days to her private ups and downs with dating and pregnancy in her forties.