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Lou Harry is an Indianapolis-based writer. His novel, The High-Impact Infidelity Diet, (co-written with Eric Pfeffinger) was released in 2005 by Random House/Three Rivers Press. His latest book, "Kid Culture" (co-written with Todd Tobias) was released in October 2008 by Cider Mill Press. A new parent's guide to kids' movies, TV, music, and books, it includes quizzes and opinionated guides (include a run-down on every animated Disney movie).

Other books he has written or co-written include The Voodoo Kit (and its many sequels), The Encyclopedia of Guilty Pleasures, Dirty Words of Wisdom, Therapist in a Box, In the Can, Creative Block, and In the Can: The Greatest Career Missteps, Sophomore Slumps, What-Were-They-Thinking Decisions and Fire-Your Agent Moves in the History of the Movies.

Other books include As Seen on TV, In the Can, Strange Philadelphia, The Game of Life and Santa Claus Conquers the Martians.

In addition, his work has appeared in more than 50 publications including TheatreWeek, Variety, Dramatics, Men's Health, and Endless Vacation.

He edited the now-defunct Indy Men's Magazine (, which he co-created. He co-edited IMM's first book, The X-Mas Men: An Eclectic Collection of Holiday Essays. Writers featured include Michael Kun, Rev. Phil Gulley, and Doug Crandell and Todd Tucker. His play, "The Pied Piper of Hoboken" was developed in part through a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission.

In 2007, he joined the staff of the Indianapolis Business Journal as Arts & Entertainment Editor. His columns, reviews and arts blog can be found here: More information at

His play Midwester Hemisphere: a suburban metaphysical comedy, co-written with Eric Pfeffinger, had its world premiere in March 2008. Staged by the Heartland Actors Repertory Theatre, a new professional company, it was the first full theater production ever staged in the Indianapolis Artsgarden, a landmark location in downtown Indy. Subsequent productions are being discussed.
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Total Books: 35
101 Ways to Work with an Asshole
2017 - 101 Ways to Work with an Asshole [And Succeed Anyway] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604337419
ISBN-10: 1604337419
Genres: Business & Money, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Humor & Entertainment

The Sugar Bush Chronicles Adventures with the World's Most Photographed Squirrel
Wild and Wacky Trivia 717 Brain Drainers That'll Stump Ya
2013 - Wild and Wacky Trivia 717 Brain Drainers That'll Stump Ya (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604333398
ISBN-10: 1604333391
Genre: Children's Books

Head Scratchers Trivia 708 Numb  Your  Noggin Questions That'll Stump Ya
Trivia Goes Bananas 711 Brain Bafflers That'll Stump Ya
2013 - Trivia Goes Bananas 711 Brain Bafflers That'll Stump Ya (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604333428
ISBN-10: 1604333421
Genre: Children's Books

Biggest Trivia Book Ever And That's a Fact
2012 - Biggest Trivia Book Ever and That's a Fact (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604332711
ISBN-10: 1604332719
Genres: Children's Books, Reference

Know Your Zombies Test Your Brains Before They Are Eaten
2011 - Know Your Zombies Test Your Brains Before They Are Eaten (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781935628026
ISBN-10: 193562802X
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

The Complete Excuses Handbook The Women's Edition
2010 - The Complete Excuses Handbook the Women's Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604331349
ISBN-10: 1604331348
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

My Crop Circle Kit The DIY Desktop Phenomena
2009 - My Crop Circle Kit the Diy Desktop Phenomena [Plant It! Water It! Witness It!] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781604330618
ISBN-10: 1604330619

Warning Don't Try This at Home 50 Dangerous and Nerve Racking Stunts to Avoid
Kid Culture The Hip Parent's Handbook to Navigating Books Music TV and Movies in the Digital Age
The Entourage Handbook The Definitive Guide for Building Your Own Social Posse with Special Tips on Handling Followers and HangersOn
The Complete Excuses Handbook The Definitive Guide to Avoiding Blame and Shirking Responsibility for All Your Own Miserable Failings and Sloppy Mistakes
The Superman Guide to Life Living the Super Hero Lifestyle
The Encyclopaedia of Guilty Pleasures 1001 Things You Hate to Love
Behind the Screen The Big Lebowski
2006 - Behind the Screen the Big Lebowski [Behind the Screen] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781578602704
ISBN-10: 157860270X

The Game of Life
2006 - The Game of Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788130902487
ISBN-10: 8130902486

The HighImpact Infidelity Diet  A Novel
2005 - The Highimpact Infidelity Diet a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781400098453
ISBN-10: 1400098459
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

In the Can The Greatest Career Missteps Sophomore Slumps Whatweretheythinking Decisions And Fireyour Agent Moves in the History of the Movies
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians
2005 - Santa Claus Conquers the Martians [Book & DVD] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596091634
ISBN-10: 1596091630
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Little Black Book of Shots  Shooters
2005 - Little Black Book of Shots Shooters [Little Black Books] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781593599980
ISBN-10: 1593599986
Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine

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