Books Portlandia A Guide for Visitors by Karey Dornetto, Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Jonathan Krisel and Bill Oakley Paperback, 192 pages, Grand Central Publishing, List Price: $16.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitlePortlandiaSubtitleA Guide for VisitorsAuthorKarey Dornetto, Fred Armisen, et al Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary In a travel guide format similar to those by Fodor's or Lonely Planet, this companion to the quirky hit comedy show on IFC describes the humorous stores, restaurants and other landmarks as well as the unique residents who populate the city. Genres: Comedy Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Portlandia New In Paperback Navigating Portland, Toxic Speech, Depression And Plantation Life November 13, 2012 In fiction, Ann Beattie channels first lady Pat Nixon, while Ben Marcus looks at the consequences of nasty rhetoric, and Jonathan Odell imagines a slave healer's life. In nonfiction, the creators of Portlandia offer a guided tour of Portland, Ore., and Ellen Forney reflects on her bipolar disorder.