Books Egghead Or, You Can't Survive On Ideas Alone by Bo Burnham and Chance Bone Hardcover, 0 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $22 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEggheadSubtitleOr, You Can't Survive On Ideas AloneAuthorBo Burnham and Chance Bone Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary The comedian, songwriter and actor best known for his satirical YouTube music videos presents this collection of quirky poetry and other brainy and absurd prose and illustrations on a wide array of topics from death to passing gas. Read an excerpt of this book Genres: Comedy Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR Reviews, Interviews and More Read An Excerpt NPR stories about Egghead Author Interviews In 'Egghead,' A New Shel: Burnham Takes On Silverstein October 7, 2013 Bo Burnham got his start in comedy on the Internet rather than in clubs. He found fame on YouTube and parlayed millions of views into a thriving career. Now, he's turned to the printed page with Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone, a collection of comedic poetry modeled on Shel Silverstein. In 'Egghead,' A New Shel: Burnham Takes On Silverstein Listen · 7:19 7:19 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/227783705/230024294" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Note: Book excerpts are provided by the publisher and may contain language some find offensive. Excerpt: Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive On Ideas Alone Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email September 30, 201310:30 AM ET Click here to see the page at its full size. Courtesy of Grand Central Publishing Click here to see the page at its full size. Courtesy of Grand Central Publishing Click here to see the page at its full size. Courtesy of Grand Central Publishing From Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone by Bo Burnham. Copyright 2013 by Bo Burnham. Excerpted by permission of Grand Central Publishing.