2016 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award Silver Winner in Humor
Foreword Reviews’ Book of the Year Awards, Honorable Mention in Humor (Adult Nonfiction)
Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader got a FACTASTIC facelift for the 28th all-new edition of this beloved book series. Now with a fancy flexi-cover and slightly larger trim size on the outside, and a sleeker style on this inside! All of our fans’ Bathroom Reader favorites are packed into these glorious pages—from little-known history to the origins of everyday things—plus odd news, weird fads, quirky quotes, mind-bending science, head-scratching blunders, and all sorts of random oddities. Oh yeah, and thousands of incredible FACTS! Feel smarter (and a bit more dignified) as you settle into…
- Weird Body Parts of the Rich and Famous
- The Wild Man of Borneo
- Cryptic Movie Titles Explained
- "Pathological Generosity" and Other Real Medical Conditions
- How to Perform CPR on Your Dog
- When Postal Workers Go Rogue
- Start Your Own Country!
- Animals Under the Influence
- Welcome to No Mans Land
- The Mad Potter of Biloxi
- Saved From the Trash: The “Lost Leonardo”
- The Ten Longest Wars in History
- Stomach-churning Food-Safety Mistakes
- You Swallowed What?
- Incredible Stories of Survival
- The Case of the Stolen Bridge and Other Weird Crime Reports
And much, much more!