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< p> Did you know < i> this< /i> ... < /p> < blockquote> < p> Billy Crystal's childhood babysitter was the legendary Billie Holiday? < /p> < p> It is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky? < /p> < p> The dot above the letter i is called a tittle? < /p> < /blockquote> < p> Would you like to know which celebrities died virgins, or which novel was the first written on a typewriter? Or are you simply looking for some way to entertain yourself in the bathroom? Would you like to know the working titles of the Beatles' songs, or what things were invented by women? Answer yes to any or all of these questions and < i> This Book< /i> & #8212; like < i> That Book< /i> & #8212; is the book you've been waiting for < /p>

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Back with a second treasure trove of random facts and the truly trivial, Symons offers a feast of totally unimportant facts on everything from tongue twisters to celebrities who own islands--and the fact that Billy Crystal's babysitter was the legendary singer Billie Holiday.

Synopsis:

Did you know this...

Billy Crystal's childhood babysitter was the legendary Billie Holiday?

It is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky?

The dot above the letter "i" is called a "tittle"?

Would you like to know which celebrities died virgins, or which novel was the first written on a typewriter? Or are you simply looking for some way to entertain yourself in the bathroom? Would you like to know the working titles of the Beatles' songs, or what things were invented by women? Answer "yes!" to any or all of these questions and This Book&#8212;like That Book&#8212;is the book you've been waiting for!

About the Author

Mitchell Symons, author of the highly successful That Book . . . Of Perfectly Useless Information was born in London and educated at the London School of Economics (the alma mater of JFK and Mick Jagger), where he studied law. Since leaving BBC TV, where he was a researcher and then a director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster, and journalist. He lives on the southern coast of England with his wife and sons and any number of their pet animals. For more from Mitch, check out his next book, Why Girls Can’t Throw . . . And Other Questions You Always Wanted Answered.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060828240
Author:
Symons, Mitchell
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Author:
Stine, R.L.
Author:
Park, Trip
Author:
Symons, Mitchell
Author:
by Mitchell Symons
Subject:
General
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Reference-Encyclopedia
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Rotten School
Publication Date:
20061031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
6.84x5.60x.85 in. .57 lbs.
Age Level:
from 8 to 12

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Humor » General
Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Trivia
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
Reference » Encyclopedias » General
Reference » Trivia

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Product details 352 pages HarperCollins Publishers - English 9780060828240 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Back with a second treasure trove of random facts and the truly trivial, Symons offers a feast of totally unimportant facts on everything from tongue twisters to celebrities who own islands--and the fact that Billy Crystal's babysitter was the legendary singer Billie Holiday.

"Synopsis" by , Did you know this...

Billy Crystal's childhood babysitter was the legendary Billie Holiday?

It is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky?

The dot above the letter "i" is called a "tittle"?

Would you like to know which celebrities died virgins, or which novel was the first written on a typewriter? Or are you simply looking for some way to entertain yourself in the bathroom? Would you like to know the working titles of the Beatles' songs, or what things were invented by women? Answer "yes!" to any or all of these questions and This Book&#8212;like That Book&#8212;is the book you've been waiting for!

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