526 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.47 in
October 10, 2006
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1592236790
ISBN - 13: 9781592236794
About the Book
With "Uncle John's Curiously Compelling Bathroom Reader," the dedicated folks at the Bathroom Readers' Institute offer fast-acting, long-lasting relief for their legions of fans who have been suffering without a new infusion of the series' trademark trivia and obscure and fascinating facts. Number 18 in the series, this book is divided into short, medium, and long sections for any duration of stay. Readers can plunge into such pressing topics as the origin of Punk Rock, the true story behind all those celebrity jailbirds, whether dragons actually exist, strange diets of the rich and famous, great moments in bad TV, and more. This irresistible read, perfect for any mood, also contains a variety of puzzles and brainteasers for readers to ponder.
From the Publisher
'Uncle John's Curiously Compelling Bathroom Reader', the 19th edition of this best-selling series, has more than 500 pages of the perfect reading material for the throne room. Settle in and read about: Great Moments in Bad TV, the First Detective, the Story of Prohibition, the Queen of the Roller Derby, and the jiggly history of Jello. Plus all of your bathroom reading favorites are back: Dumb Crooks, Amazing Luck, Forgotten History, Pop Science, Celebrity Gossip, Brainteasers, and much, much more. So cultivate your curiosity with this trulycompelling read!
About the Author
The Bathroom Readers' Institute is a tight-knit group of loyal and skilled writers, researchers, and editors who have been working as a team for years. The BRI understands the habits of a very special market - Throne Sitters - and devotes itself to providing amazing facts and conversation pieces.