by Maria Semple
5 stars of 5 - one of my favorites
And all I am saying is this: Plowed through this quirky book about a quirky family I fell in love with.
LOVE LOVE LOVE!
About author from goodreads:
Maria Semple's first novel, This One is Mine, was set in Los Angeles, where she also wrote for television shows including Arrested Development, Mad About You, and Ellen. She escaped from Los Angeles and lives with her family in Seattle, where her second novel takes place.