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P. G. Wodehouse

P. G. Wodehouse was born in England in 1881 and in 1955 became an American citizen. He published more than ninety books and had a successful career writing lyrics and musicals in collaboration with Jerome Kern, Guy Bolton, and Cole Porter, among others.

Books by P. G. Wodehouse

  1. Book CoverBlandings Castle


    “I envy those who’ve never read [Wodehouse] before—the prospect of reams of unread Wodehouse stretching out in front of you is . . . something which is enticing to contemplate.” —Tony BlairMore

  2. Book CoverA Bounty of Blandings: Summer Lightning / Heavy Weather / Blandings Castle


    P. G. Wodehouse’s uproarious portrait of an aristocratic family whose lives revolve around an enormous Berkshire sow.More

  3. Book CoverCocktail Time


    “Wodehouse is the greatest comic writer ever.”—Douglas AdamsMore

  4. Book CoverThe Code of the Woosters


    “To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.”—Ben SchottMore

  5. Book CoverHeavy Weather


    “The gardens of Blandings Castle are that original garden from which we are all exiled. All those who know them long to return.” —Evelyn WaughMore

  6. Book CoverThe Inimitable Jeeves


    “To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.”—Ben SchottMore

  7. Book CoverJoy in the Morning


    “To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.”—Ben SchottMore

  8. Book CoverJust Enough Jeeves: Right Ho, Jeeves; Joy in the Morning; Very Good, Jeeves


    Irresistible comic masterpieces—two novels and a story collection—from the author Christopher Hitchens calls "the gold standard of English wit."More

  9. Book CoverLeave It to Psmith


    “P.G. Wodehouse is still the funniest writer ever to have put words on paper.” —Hugh LaurieMore

  10. Book CoverP. G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters


    The definitive edition of the letters—many previously unpublished—of England’s greatest comic writer.More

  11. Book CoverRight Ho, Jeeves


    “To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.”—Ben SchottMore

  12. Book CoverService With a Smile


    “[Blandings] is an entire world unto itself and, one senses, Wodehouse pours into it his deepest feelings for England.” —Stephen FryMore

  13. Book CoverSummer Lightning


    “[Blandings] is an entire world unto itself and, one senses, Wodehouse pours into it his deepest feelings for England.”—Stephen FryMore

  14. Book CoverThank You, Jeeves


    "P. G. Wodehouse wrote the best English comic novels of the century." —Sebastian FaulksMore

  15. Book CoverUncle Dynamite


    “P.G. Wodehouse is still the funniest writer ever to have put words on paper.”—Hugh LaurieMore

  16. Book CoverUncle Fred in the Springtime


    “[Wodehouse’s] entire genius was for being funny.” —Douglas AdamsMore

  17. Book CoverUtterly Uncle Fred


    Whenever Uncle Fred arrives in London, problems get solved, true lovers are reunited, and his nephew Pongo goes into spasms.More

  18. Book CoverVery Good, Jeeves!


    “To dive into a Wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.”—Ben SchottMore

  19. Book CoverYoung Men in Spats


    “Sublime comic genius”—Ben EltonMore