NEW YORK (AP) -- With the blessing of Maurice Sendak, Stephen Colbert is releasing a
Grand Central Publishing said Tuesday that it will publish "I Am a Pole (And
So Can You!)" on May 8. In a two-part "Colbert Report" segment
that aired last month, Colbert previewed the book with "Where the Wild Things
Are" author Sendak.
In a statement, Colbert said: "I hope the minutes you and your loved ones
spend reading it are as fulfilling as the minutes I spent writing it."
Grand Central previously published Colbert's 2007 bestseller "I Am America
(And So Can You!)" It will also publish his next book, "America Again:
Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't" in October.