Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Great Lives by Bathroom Readers' Institute

Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Great Lives

byBathroom Readers' Institute, JoAnn Padgett

Kobo ebook | August 15, 2012

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Look beneath the surface of the world’s most interesting people--past and present--to uncover what makes them tick. Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Plunges into Great Lives looks beneath the surface and uncovers fascinating but little-known stories behind the famous, the near-famous, the infamous, and the should-have-been famous. You’ll meet child prodigies, spies, traitors, celebrities (and sidekicks), gossips, hermits, humanitarians, and zealots. There are incredible stories here, and every one is true. Sit back and prepare to be amazed when you read about:

 

* America’s first prima ballerina
* The man who invented tap dancing 
* Stephen Hawking and his ongoing quest for love
* Vidal Sassoon: hairdresser by day, freedom-fighter by night
* Sex therapist Dr. Ruth’s early years as an Israeli soldier
* The other Boleyn girl in Henry VIII’s bed 
* The nerd who changed the world
* Six degrees of Kevin Bacon
 And much, much more!

Title:Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Great LivesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 15, 2012Publisher:Portable PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1607106892

ISBN - 13:9781607106890

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Much of a sameness What can I say? This book is much the same as any other in this series. Nothing special! At first this type of book seems funny but after so many they get much of a sameness.
Date published: 2015-02-09