Andrew Shaffer


Andrew Shaffer is the New York Times bestselling author of the essential survival guide, How to Survive a Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters, and the Goodreads Choice semifinalist Fifty Shames of Earl Grey.

He has appeared as a guest on FOX News, CBS, and NPR, and has been published in Mental Floss, The Philosophers' Magazine, and Maxim. He has professionally reviewed romance, erotica, and women's fiction for RT Book Reviews magazine.

He writes in multiple genres, including humor, science fiction, horror, and literary nonfiction.

Shaffer attended the Iowa Writers’ Workshop for a summer semester and studied comedy writing at Chicago's The Second City. An Iowa native, Shaffer lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife, novelist Tiffany Reisz.

He is the owner and creative director of Order of St. Nick, the greeting card company whose cards have been featured on The Colbert Report.

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Justin Bieber: First Tweets 2 Forever: My Memoir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2018 by 8th Circle Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Music
"Justin Bieber: First Tweets 2 Forever: My Memoir" is the 87.3% official biography of the teen pop superstar. First published as an ebook in 2011, this hilarious parody by New York Times bestselling humorist Andrew Shaffer is now available in print for the first time!
Catsby: A Parody
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017 by 8th Circle Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Jay Z. Catsby throws the sickest parties on the Jersey Shore. His neighbor Dick has heard all the rumors: Catsby killed a man. He’s richer than Blue Ivy. He’s Hugh Jackman’s butt double in the X-Men movies. As Dick soon learns, the truth is far stranger... A savage parody of "The Great Gatsby" from New York Times bestseller Andrew Shaffer.

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