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Sarah Maizes    

Author, Humorist, and Parenting & Lifestyle Expert

Sarah is an award-winning author, comedian, parenting humorist, and an expert in the fields of publishing, entertainment and reinvention.

She’s a former entertainment executive (William Morris Agency, NYC), turned TV development executive, turned mother of three, turned stand-up comedian, who has been referred to as the love child of Tina Fey and Sarah Silverman.

She has written for E!’s “Fashion Police,” is a regular contributor to,, and CBS/ (Best of LA/Families), and her work has been featured in Los Angeles Magazine on,,,,,,, Mom.Me,,, and (a website for parents of children with Autism).

Sarah is the author of several books for children including "On My Way to the Bath," a Children's Book Council's Best Picture Book of 2012, and "On My Way to Bed," a New York Times Children's Book Review Bookshelf "pick." She is also the author of several non-fiction humor books including “Got Milf? The Modern Mom's Guide to Feeling Fabulous, Looking Great and Rocking a Minivan” (Berkley Books) - featured on The Today Show.

As a stand-up comedian, she has performed at The Hollywood Improv, The Comedy Store in Hollywood, and Stand-Up NY (a video of her first ever stand-up performance was a #1 Featured Comedy video on and has received over 130,000 views.)

Sarah is a divorced mom of three (including two “twice-exceptional” children) and lives in Southern California where she prides herself on her ability to park her full-sized SUV in a compact space and p*ss off Snookie's PR woman.


Funny Book Trailer for "Got Milf?"
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Speech Topics

Women's/Parenting Issues: "Finding the Funny in Parenting"; "Surviving Divorce"; "Normal? What's That?"

Human Interest: "Reinvention: What Kind of Cheese Are You?"; "Becoming Funny."

Publishing Topics: "Facing the Blank Page"(adults); "Facing the Blank Page" (children); "Journaling" (adults); "Journaling" (children); "Telling Your Tale" (adults); "Getting Published" (adults);"Tell Me a Story" (children)


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Sarah Maizes: Top 10 Songs To Get Through Divorce

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Is giving your seat to a pregnant woman really 'sexist'? -

Giving up your seat to a pregnant woman is common courtesy, Sarah Maizes writes. “Pregnant woman stands!” Okay, not exactly news of a Royal engagement .

'Lena's Sleep Sheep,' by Anita Lobel, and More -

By Sarah Maizes. Illustrated by Michael Paraskevas. 40 pp. Walker/Bloomsbury. $16.99. (Picture book; ages 3 to 6). “Bed is for tired people,” Livi says. “I am not ...

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