Weeks after reporting that The Office's Mindy Kaling signed a book deal for her comedic essay compendium The Contents Of My Purse, ArtsBeat has news that her Dunder Mifflin coworker Ellie Kemper is releasing her own novel. Titled Monday Sessions and due out on Three Rivers Press in 2012, Kemper's book will be cowritten by her sister Carrie, a staff writer on The Office, and will detail the life of a New York psychiatrist named Amy Rice. Oh, and it will apparently be funny.

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