Humans: An A-z by Matt HaigHumans: An A-z by Matt Haig

Humans: An A-z

byMatt Haig

Perfect | January 11, 2015

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'Humans are mysterious, even to themselves, and it is this mystery that keeps them going. It is the mystery that makes love possible' DO YOU A) Know a human? B) Love a human? C) Have trouble dealing with humans?IF YOU'VE ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE ABOVE, THIS BOOK IS FOR YOUWhether you are planning a high level of human interaction or just a casual visit to the planet, this user-guide to the human race will help you translate their sayings, understand exotic concepts such as 'democracy' and 'sofas', and make sense of their habits and bizarre customs.A phrase book, a dictionary and a survival guide, this book unravels all the oddness, idiosyncrasies and wonder of the species, allowing everyone to make the most of their time on Earth.
Matt Haig is the number one bestselling author of Reasons to Stay Alive and six highly acclaimed novels for adults, including How to Stop Time, The Humans and The Radleys . His latest novel, How to Stop Time, was a Sunday Times bestseller. As a writer for children and young adults he has won the Blue Peter Book Award, the Smarties Bo...
Title:Humans: An A-zFormat:PerfectDimensions:160 pages, 7.01 × 5.08 × 0.35 inPublished:January 11, 2015Publisher:Canongate BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1782115420

ISBN - 13:9781782115427


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome As with everything Matt Haig writes it is brilliant and touching. A wonderful commentary on the human condition.
Date published: 2014-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Funny & Insightful A thoroughly enjoyable read. Skeptical at times but even educative occasionally. Perfect commuter book
Date published: 2014-07-03

Editorial Reviews

"Haig strikes exactly the right tone of bemusement, discovery, and wonder in creating what is ultimately a sweet-spirited celebration of humanity and the trials and triumphs of being human. The result is a thought-provoking, compulsively readable delight."  —Booklist starred review of The Humans