|Emne||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|
Om All about Punch Lines
The book is the latest collection of Wang Xiaorou's classic essays after the previous All Demon Moths and Demon Moths, Still. It consists of four sections, including Making A Fool of Oneself, The Things about Houses, Urban Petty Bourgeois, and Sentiment, illustrated with photos taken by the author which display customs and habits of Tianjin. The book, continuing her unique writing style, is a combination of whimsy and hilarious jokes. In the book, Wang Xiaorou makes jokes of fashion and criticizes flamboyance. She is honored with many titles, including the "Most Humorous Contemporary Writer", "Citizen with A Best Sense of Arts", "Master of the Queerest Use of Tianjin Dialect", and "Best Writer of the 'Demon Moth Style' of Tianjin Style" by her fans.