The Larry Wilde Treasury Of Laughter
Larry Wilde, an internationally known motivational humorist and seminar leader, speaks to major corporations, associations and healthcare facilities nationwide on the value of laughter. His upbeat, entertaining programs demonstrate how successful people harness humor to relieve stress, improve morale, sharpen communication skills and achieve greater productivity.
This is the 50th book by Mr. Wilde, whom The New York Times has called, “America’s best-selling humorist” His “Official” joke books have sold more than 12 million copies — the largest-selling series of its kind in publishing history. In addition, he produced two highly acclaimed works on comedy technique, The Great Comedians Talk About Comedy and How the Great Comedy Writers Create Laughter which are used as college textbooks.
Prior to his careers as humorist and author, he was a stand-up comedian and actor who appeared in major night clubs and on national television in commercials, sit-coms and talk shows.
Larry Wilde is the founder of National Humor Month. Since its inception in April 1976, this event is celebrated to point up the bountiful benefits of belly laughs. It begins each year on April Fools Day.
He lives on the Northern California coast with his wife, Maryruth, who is also an author.
The Larry Wilde Treasury of Laughter is a compendium formed from Larry's funniest Joke Books, and includes "How to make people laugh, for fun or profit." Enjoy!