Books The Baby Boom How It Got That Way And It Wasn't My Fault And I'll Never Do It Again by P. J. O'Rourke Hardcover, 263 pages, Pgw, List Price: $25 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Baby BoomSubtitleHow It Got That Way And It Wasn't My Fault And I'll Never Do It AgainAuthorP. J. O'Rourke Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary The best-selling author of Parliament of Whores turns the lens on himself and fellow baby boomers to celebrate the bad trips, questionable politics and outrageous styles of his generation while analyzing how the boom shaped the America of today. Genres: Comedy Nonfiction Also by P. J. O'Rourke Holidays in Heck On the Wealth of Nations Driving Like Crazy Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Baby Boom Three Books... Over The Hump: Three Books To Help You Through A Midlife Crisis March 2, 2014 For the middle phase of life, a new canon is often required, one that is equal parts funny, insightful and comforting. Actress and author Annabelle Gurwitch recommends three books up to the task.